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4-H Clubs of Connecticut Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, [1906]-1977
84 linear feet
Administrative and financial records, correspondence, notes, photographs, slides, scrapbooks, notes.
Collection Number: MSS 1987-0027
The 4-H Clubs of Connecticut originated in 1913 with the establishment of the first club in Mansfield, Connecticut. A part of the United States Department of Agriculture's Cooperative Extension System, 4-H clubs have aimed to educate Connecticut's youth in agriculture, home economics, and new technologies. The 4-H Clubs of Connecticut also strives to imbue its members with important life skills, building character through the teaching of a variety of practical skills. The records consist of the papers of Connecticut 4-H club leader Augustus Jackson Brundage, who helped expand the clubs in the state following World War I, as well as numerous club publications, photographs, scrapbooks, slides, film, and administrative records.

Aaron Collection of Persian Gulf War Poetry    Finding Aid

1991
.1 linear feet
Photocopies.
Collection Number: MSS 2000-0005
Poems written in response to the Persian Gulf War and collected by Aaron.

Account Books Collection    Finding Aid

1774-1892
29 linear feet
Financial records, diaries, journals.
Collection Number: MSS 1979-0001
Account and daybooks of farmers, dry goods stores, and small businesses in Connecticut.

Accreditation Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

1965-1991
3 linear feet
Administrative records, correspondence, financial records, fliers, minutes, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0244
The collection contains University of Connecticut administrative records, specifically its accreditation records with the New England Association of Schools and Colleges from 1965-1966 and 1991.

Admissions Office Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

1955-1996
1.5 linear feet
Reports, administrative records
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0236
The collections consists primarily of enrollment reports, although several other reports and some brochures are also included.

Advisory Council on the Evaluation and Promotion of Professional Librarians Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

1974-1998
.25 linear feet
Administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0146
The collection contains chronological collection of revisions to the criteria for promotion and personal service record and reports on what is a librarian.

Affirmative Action Office Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

1971-2009
21.6 linear feet
Correspondence, reports and administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 1990-0001
Affirmative action plans for the University.

AFL-CIO, New England Regional Records    Finding Aid

1958-1996
12 linear feet
Administrative records, correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1992-0030
Records from the Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Vermont state and regional labor councils.

African National Congress Collection    Finding Aid

undated, 1993-1999
.75 linear feet
Ephemera.
Collection Number: MSS 1999-0022
Materials collected by University staff in preparation for the UConn-ANC Partnership.

African National Congress Oral History Transcripts Collection    Finding Aid

2000-2006
3.5 linear feet
Transcripts.
Collection Number: MSS 2007-0040
In March 1999, the ANC and the University of Connecticut signed a Memorandum of Understanding establishing a partnership to foster training, assistance and cooperation based on the principle of reciprocal learning and consultation. One of the projects resulting from the collaboration between the University of Connecticut and the ANC was the ANC Oral History Project, which conducted and transcribed 133 oral histories of ANC leaders in South Africa between 2000 and 2006.

AFSCME Council 4 Records    Finding Aid

1962-2000
44.25 linear feet
Administrative records, Bylaws, Contracts, Correspondence, Diaries, Financial Records, Fliers [printed matter], Minutes (administrative records), Newsletters, Newspapers, Petitions, Posters, Press releases, Publications, Resolutions (administrative records)
Collection Number: MSS 2004-0118
The American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) Council 4, founded in 1937 , is Connecticut's largest AFL-CIO union. Council 4, headquartered in New Britain, Connecticut, currently represents 35,000 employees who work in occupations within a diverse range of fields which include but are not limited to technical, blue collar, professional, clerical, health care, corrections and law enforcement, welfare and social services, public workers, as well as K-12 education and higher education. The records contains the correspondence, financial records, meeting minutes, manuscripts, publications, and files of AFSCME, Council 4.

AFSCME, Local 1303 Records    Finding Aid

1983
1 linear foot
Photocopies.
Collection Number: MSS 1988-0060
Photocopies of articles from different newspapers related to a strike by employees of the Milford Mental Health Clinic in 1983. The strikers were a part of AFSCME Local 1303, a labor union that represents public service workers throughout Connecticut, and the United States.

Agricultural Economics Department Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

1840-1951
83 linear feet
Correspondence, reports, surveys, administrative and financial records.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0339
The collection reflects the many bureaucratic permutations of the Department of Agricultural Economics from the late 1910s until after World War II. The collection spans many institutional name changes and reorganizations. The bulk of the collection is documentation from the Extension Service, which was headed by one of three Directors of the school, then known as Connecticut Agricultural College, with the President as the Executive head of the College. Under him were three Directors, the two others being the Faculty and the Director of Instruction, and the Director of the Experimental Station.

Alexander (Martha G.) Papers    Finding Aid

1970-1995
10 linear feet
Books, manuscripts, dummies, and proofs.
Collection Number: MSS 2002-0015
The Martha Alexander Papers consist of the manuscripts, dummies, and proofs for a significant number of her published works, in addition to two boxes of her books.

Allen (Irving L.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1960-1975
3 linear feet
Notes, reports.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0149
The collection highlights research materials on British and American New Towns (early planned communities).

Allen Collection of Frank O'Hara Letters    Finding Aid

1950-1966
1 linear foot
Photocopies.
Collection Number: MSS 1976-0001
Typewritten transcriptions by Donald Allen of Frank O'Hara letters. Allen collected and transcribed the letters while preparing and editing "The Collected Poems of Frank O'Hara."

Aller (Susan B.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1989-1994
7.6 linear feet
Correspondence, Galley proofs, illustrations, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 2004-0065
The collection contains the original manuscripts of children's author Susan B. Aller as well as her collection of works by J.M. Barrie.

Allied Printing Trades Council Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1896-1905
.25 linear feet
Minutes.
Collection Number: MSS 1984-0003
Labor union of workers in the printing and publishing trades in the Hartford, Connecticut, region. Collection consists of a meeting minute book, 1896-1905, and a seal press of the Ladies Auxiliary No. 72, undated but indicating after 1926.

Alsop (John D.) Papers    Finding Aid

1965
.25 linear feet
Administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0140
Materials pertaining to Alsop's representation at the Connecticut Constitutional Convention in 1965.

Alumni Association Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1881-1986
4.8 linear feet
Correspondence, administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0253
The collection contains early records of the Alumni Association associated with the University.

Alumni Legislators Collection    Finding Aid

1979-1996
.5 linear feet
Ephemera, posters, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0166
The Alumni Legislators Collection contains ephemera, fliers, photographs, postcards, publications, and realia related to Connecticut State Legislators who were graduates of the University of Connecticut.

American Association of University Professors, University of Connecticut Chapter Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1931-1981
3 linear feet
Correspondence, minutes and reports.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0132
Established on 27 April 1932, the name of the Chapter changed several times reflecting the growth and development of the institution.

American Association of University Women, Connecticut Division Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1895-2009
78.3 linear feet
Administrative records, correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1988-0003
The first Connecticut branch of Association of Collegiate Alumnae (ACA) was formed in 1892 to promote legal, social, educational, and economic equity for women.

American Brass Company Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1351-1978
224.5 linear feet
Administrative records, financial records, correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0996
Brass company of Waterbury, Connecticut.

American Hardware Corporation Records    Finding Aid

1859-1953
580 linear feet
Financial records.
Collection Number: MSS 1995-0013
The records consist of financial records associated with the American Hardware Corporation of New Britain, Connecticut, its predecessor companies P. & F. Corbin and Russell & Erwin Manufacturing Company, and divisions Corbin Cabinet Lock Company and Corbin Screw Corporation.

American Montessori Society Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1907-2008
49 linear feet
Administrative records, correspondence, publications, scrapbooks.
Collection Number: MSS 2006-0230
The American Montessori Society (AMS) Records document the history of an important American educational organization, and consist of printed, typescript, and handwritten materials; sound recordings; films; photographs; and slides. The collection, although not complete, reflects AMS's professional and administrative activities and also provides historical information about the Montessori system of education in general.

American Standard Company (Wauregan, Connecticut, Plant) Records    Finding Aid

circa 1950-1975
.5 linear feet
Photographs, clippings.
Collection Number: MSS 1989-0084
Manufacturer of bathroom fixtures.

American Thread Company Records    Finding Aid

1953-1978
1.5 linear feet
Annual reports.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0302
Manufacturer of thread and worsted and synthetic yarn with, at one time, a mill in Willimantic, Connecticut.

Anderson (Charles) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1949-1996
.25 linear feet
Correspondence, clippings, memorabilia.
Collection Number: MSS 2005-0005
The collection contains correspondence, clippings, notes, and memorabilia associated with the Class of 1929 and Mr. Anderson's role as class representative to the Alumni Association.

Animal Science Department Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1893-1971
9.5 linear feet
Administrative Records, Scrapbooks.
Collection Number: MSS2000-0112
The collection contains 3 boxes and twelve volumes of herd and experiment (cheese making) records and was transferred from the Animal Science Department in 2000.

Asian American Studies Institute Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1997-2010
2.6 linear feet
Publications, photocopies, fliers, articles, photographs, negatives.
Collection Number: MSS 2010-0045
Founded in 1993, the Asian American Studies Institute at the University of Connecticut is a leading East Coast multidisciplinary research and teaching program that reflects the heterogeneity of both Asian American Studies and Asian America. The collection contains materials associated with the "Day of Rememberance" program that were collected, produced and/or distributed by the Institute from 1997 to the present.

Athletic Communications Office (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1896-
218.15 linear feet
Films, videos, press releases, statistics and media guides.
Collection Number: MSS 1999-0054
The office is responsible for the creation and distribution of information pertaining to University athletics. It began as a department within the Office of Public Information, Sports Information.

Atkyns (Lee) Papers    Finding Aid

1931-1947
1 linear foot
Scrapbooks, photographs, correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0195
Scrapbooks documenting Atkyn's career as a painter.

Babbitt (Natalie) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1906-1991
50.2 linear feet
Artwork, dummies, sketches, correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1994-0001
The papers of children's author and illustrator, Natalie Babbitt include correspondence, reviews, publicity, manuscripts, drafts, illustrations and finished artwork for sixteen books and several articles.

Bacteriology Department Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated1922-1966
.25 linear feet
Administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0021
Written history of the department and related publications.

Badolato (Dominic J.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1918-2003
195 linear feet
Administrative Records, Bylaws, Correspondence, Minutes, Newsletters, Newspapers, Notebooks, Notes, Photocopies, Photographs, Press releases, Publications, Scrap-Books.
Collection Number: MSS 2003-0137
Dominic J. Badolato, born in 1919, served as a member of the Connecticut House of Representatives, representing New Britain, from 1954 to 1976, and was the founding head of the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees Union, Council 4, in New Britain, Connecticut, from 1968 to 1996.

Bailey (John M.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1960-1968
12.3 linear feet
Correspondence, Publications, Photographs, Administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 2007-0002
The collection contains correspondence, photographs, speeches, publications and administrative records created and collected by John M. Bailey.

Bakery, Confectionery & Tobacco Workers, Local 155, Records    Finding Aid

1892-1982
3 linear feet
Administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 1984-0011
Chaters, meeting minutes, contractual agreements and a history of a local union of Waterbury, Connecticut.

Ball (Don, Jr.) Railroad Photograph Collection    Finding Aid

undated, 1895-1976
1 linear foot
Photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 2003-0093
Don Ball Jr. (1938-1986) was a railroad consultant and photographer and author of books about railroads. The collection consists of several hundred photographic images, taken by Mr. Ball, of locomotives, stations, and railroad related scenes of the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad and other New England and eastern United States railroad lines.

Ballard (Frank) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1973-1993
1 linear foot
Correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0193
The collection contains biographical information on Frank Ballard and correspondence, publications, and clippings pertaining to the Puppetry Program at the University of Connecticut.

Bankwitz (Philip) Research Collection    Finding Aid

undated, 1928-1994
3 linear feet
Photocopies, correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 2002-0116
The collection contains primarily photocopies of correspondence, reports and official documentation of the French government from the 1930s through the end of World War II in 1945.

Barnett (James H.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1907-1993
1.5 linear feet
Publications, speeches, notes and correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0014
The collection contains materials pertaining to Dr. Barnett’s many activities. He specialized in the history of social thought and the sociology of art and literature.

Barnum Richardson Company Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1793-1925
12.75 linear feet
Correspondence, administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 1980-0037
Iron manufacturing company of Salisbury, Connecticut.

Barth (Peter S.) Papers    Finding Aid

1971-1972
.5 linear feet
Photocopies.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0015
The collection contains annotated photocopies of the hearings and statements presented to the National Commission on State Workmen's Compensation Laws for discussion in 1971-1972.

Bartholomew Alpress & Company Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1835-1846
0.2 linear feet
Financial records.
Collection Number: MSS 2007-0072
Record books of the Bartholomew Alpress & Company of Bristol, Connecticut. The saw mill supplied its products to many of the town's carpenters and cabinet makers, as well as to a large number of clockmakers. The records consist of two of the company's financial ledgers and account books from the years 1835 to 1846.

Bartow (Maxine) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1958-1991
.15 linear feet
Correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 2002-0140
The collection contains correspondence from Fielding Dawson to Maxine Bartow from 1959 through 1990. Also included are jacket proofs from several Dawson publications, two black and white photographs (1958) and the manuscript of a short story, "Her Royal," written by Dawson.

Bass (Floyd) Collection of John E. Rogers    Finding Aid

undated, 1904-1982
1 linear foot
Clippings, Photographs, Publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1994-0076
The collection contains clippings, sound recordings, books, an honorary degree, and research posters relating to Dr. John E. Rogers.

Bates (Peter) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1965-1973
.75 linear feet
Photocopies, carbons.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0196
Copies of typescript novels, plays, poems, stories and other writings.

Baum (Arline) Papers    Finding Aid

1987-1993
4.3 linear feet
Artwork.
Collection Number: MSS 1999-0045
Collection consists of original artwork for "Opt, An Illusionary Tale", along with two textbooks (and associated teaching guides) in which the "Opt" book was reprinted.

Beach, Calder, Anderson & Alden Records    Finding Aid

1940-1980
63 linear feet
Administrative records, clippings, correspondence, financial records, legal records.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0016
Beach, Calder, Anderson & Alden was a law firm founded in 1919 in Bristol, Connecticut. The collection consists of documents relating to the firm's representation of Bristol Brass Company and E. Ingraham Company.

Beaujon (Leroy Y.) Railroad Collection    Finding Aid

undated, 1868-2004
34.35 linear feet
Payroll vouchers, correspondence, timetables, photographs, reports, maps and plans, photocopies, newspaper clippings
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0042
Documents related to the history of the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad, the Central New England Railway, and its predecessor railroad lines.

Beck (Audrey) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1930-1983
65 linear feet
Correspondence, administrative records, reports.
Collection Number: MSS 1992-0020
The collection chronicles the eighteen year political career of Audrey Beck focusing on her terms as State representative (1969-1975) and State Senator (1975-1983).

Becker (Henry) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1917-1989
16 linear feet
Correspondence, reports.
Collection Number: MSS 1984-0004
Labor organizer associated with various Connecticut and national unions and service organizations, including the Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America and the Greater Hartford Labor Council.

Beckwith Card Company Records    Finding Aid

1888-1894
. 25 linear feet
Correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0304
Maker of hand and stripper cards, used to separate cotton and wool before spinning, of Stafford Springs, Connecticut.

Belden (Robert F.) Papers    Finding Aid

1919-1921
.25 linear feet
Manuscripts.
Collection Number: MSS 2000-0098
The collection contains papers produced by Mr. Belden while he was a student at the Connecticut Agricultural College.

Belding Brothers and Company Records    Finding Aid

1893-1903
.5 linear feet
Correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1989-0076
Silk manufacturers of Rockville, Connecticut.

Bellingham (Bruce) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1945-2003
9.1 linear feet
Notes, scores, correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS20100055
The collection contains notes, photocopies, transparencies, research, scores, correspondence and publications pertaining to Professor Bellingham's scholarly research in the history of music.

Bender (Norman) Papers (UConn)    Finding Aid

1976-2010
1.8 linear feet
Clippings, Correspondence, Publications.
Collection Number: MSS 2012-0101
The collection contains correspondence, notes, articles and publications created or collected by Mr. Bender during his tenure in the University of Connecticut, Cooperative Extension Service.

Benson (Susan Porter) Papers (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1983-
15.6 linear feet
Correspondence, Publications, Photographs, Administrative Records, Works of art, Fliers. [printed matter], Manuscripts, Moving images, Notes.
Collection Number: MSS2004-0071
The collection contains notes, manuscripts, syllabi, research materials, correspondence, ephemera and similar materials associated with the professional career of the historian, Susan Porter Benson, a member of the University of Connecticut faculty from 1993 until her death in 2005.

Bentz (Brooks A.) Railroad Collection    Finding Aid

undated, 1889, 1913-1975
.75 linear feet
Publications, photographs, administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 2003-0113
The Brooks A. Bentz Railroad Collection consists almost exclusively of materials associated with the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad, including passenger and employee timetables, a parlor car wine list and dining car cafe menu, information about the railroad equipment provided for railroad employees, information about the railroad's merger with what became Penn Central in the late 1960s, a vehicle decal, a map of the railroad system (ca. 1925), and photographs of locomotives.

Berkson (Bill) Papers    Finding Aid


46 linear feet
Correspondence, manuscripts.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0018
This collection has not yet been organized for unassisted research use. Researchers wishing to access this collection must make prior arrangements with the Curator before visiting Archives & Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center.

Berrigan (Ted) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1962-1983
2.5 linear feet
Correspondence, interview.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0020
Letters to and interviews with Berrigan by other poets.

Bertolette (Peter) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1953-1990
4 linear feet
Correspondence, photographs, literary manuscripts.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0197
Literary and editorial work.

Bisaillon Collection of French Canadians in Connecticut    Finding Aid

undated, 1976-1981
.25 linear feet
Publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0023
Newspaper clippings, genealogies and other literature with information about the history of French Canadians in Connecticut.

Bishop (Merlin D.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1924-1975
7.5 linear feet
Correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0024
Labor activist involved with the United Automobile Workers of America, the Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America, and the Connecticut Governor's Fact-Finding Commission on Education and other education-related commissions and committees.

Black (Robert) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1944-1980
4 linear feet
Reprints, reviews, manuscripts, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0375
The collection contains materials collected or written by Dr. Black pertaining to the geology of Connecticut, Wisconsin and Antartica.

Blakeslee (Albert F.) Papers (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1903-1955
1.8 linear feet
Publications, correspondence, photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 2010-0046
Materials about or published by noted scientist Albert F. Blakeslee, professor at the University of Connecticut from 1907 through 1915.

Blanck (Jacob) Papers    Finding Aid

undated.
1.3 linear feet
Typescripts, proof sheets.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0198
Working papers of distinguished bibliographer.

Blanshard (Rufus A.) Papers (UConn)    Finding Aid

1960-2004
3.9 linear feet
Correspondence, Newsletters, Newspapers, Notebooks, Periodicals, Photographs, Publications, School Records.
Collection Number: MSS 2007-0069
Rufus A. Blanshard was an Emeritus Professor of English at the University of Connecticut. He was involved with combating racism at the university during the 1970s and 1980s, and was influential in introducing an alternative classroom curriculum to the University. Materials in the collection are comprised of his personal papers, and include documents related to his civil rights work.

Blevins (Rip) Papers    Finding Aid

undated
.1 linear feet
Recollections.
Collection Number: MSS 2000-0109
The collection consists of a manuscript version of Mr. Blevins recollections with sports figures such as "Kid" Kaplan, Perry Hale, Jack Blott, "Big Ed" Walsh, Howard Drew, "Bat" Battalino, Commodore Phelps IngersollArthur Rudolph, Harold "Spud" Drew, and Commodore Ralph B. Britton.

Blickensderfer Manufacturing Company Typewriter    Finding Aid

1906
1.3 linear feet
Typewriter.
Collection Number: MSS 2002-0063
The collection consists of a Blickensderfer 6, a portable typewriter produced by the Blickensderfer Manufacturing Company in 1906, with its original carrying case.

Bloom-Slayton Correspondence Collection    Finding Aid

1988-1992
.1 linear feet (4 items)
Correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 2000-0091
The collection contains the initial letter from Slayton to Bloom and Bloom’s response. Also included is a photocopy of the cover of Yonder and one letter from John Atwater to Roger Crossgrove conveying the Bloom-Slayton correspondence.

Board of Trustees Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

1881-
94.9 linear feet
Minutes, reports, correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1987-0007
The collection contains the official minutes, reports, recommendations and resolutions of the Board of Trustees of the University of Connecticut. The records date from the founding of the institution in 1881 as the Storrs Agricultural School through the present.

Bogart (Larry) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1958-2001
53.3 linear feet
Books, Clippings, Correspondence, Ephemera, Fliers, Maps, Photographs, Postcards, Posters, Realia.
Collection Number: MSS 2012-0088
Papers of Larry Bogart, anti-nuclear power activist, are comprised of correspondence, administrative records, press releases, newsclippings, fliers, legal documents, scientific reports, government reports, newsletters, periodicals, typescripts, interviews, maps, books, audio recordings and photographs. The bulk of the collection dates from 1966 to 1986. The collection chronicles the extent of information available on nuclear energy as it was being published and circulated in local newspapers, government reports, books by American and European publishers, popular periodicals, the alternative press, and by individuals.

Bonelli Project 2000/Locomotive FL-9 Collection    Finding Aid

1978-1984
.25 linear feet
Correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1989-0052
The collection contains correspondence, photograph, diagram, and a copy of the article "How the ‘NH’ was put back on the ‘New Haven.’"

Bongiorno (Joseph A.) Collection of Passenger Operation Services of the New Haven Railroad    Finding Aid

1966-1980
.5 linear feet
Publications, reports.
Collection Number: MSS 1989-0061
Publications, annual reports, and other reports used by Bongiorno for his paper "The Administration of the Passenger Operation Services of the New Haven Railroad."

Bookstore Press Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1967-1976
5.3 linear feet
Correspondence and audio tapes.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0027
Press records, primarily comprised of correspondence to Gerald Hausman, his wife, Lorry, and David Silverstein regarding submissions to and publications of the press.

Borrup (Roger) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1933-1986
6 linear feet
Correspondence, administrative records, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1984-0023
Collection consists of literature related to the Hartford Typographical Union, no. 127, and the Connecticut Electric Railway.

Boston, Hartford and Erie Railroad Collection    Finding Aid

1863-1885
4.25 linear feet
Legal records, correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1992-0007
Railroad chartered in May 1863 and reorganized in 1873 as the New York and New England Railroad Company.

Bragdon (Lillian J.) Papers    Finding Aid

1941-1962
1.25 linear feet
Books, Correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0168
The collection contains the books and correspondence from Lillian J. Bragdon's career as a children's author and editor.

Brakhage (Stan) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1953-1966
.1 linear feet
Correspondence, manuscripts.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0199
The collection contains Barkhage’s correspondence to Robert Duncan, Jess Collins and Mary Shore and a celluloid strip from the film "Mothlight".

Brasher (Rex) Collection    Finding Aid

undated.
549 linear feet
Artwork.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0030
Rex Brasher (1869-1960) was one of America's greatest bird painters. He painted almost twice as many North American birds as Louis Aggasiz Fuertes or John James Audubon. He painted a total of 875 water color paintings of 1200 species or subspecies of birds in their natural habitats, based on American Ornithologists Union Checklist of North American Birds.

Bread and Puppet Theater Collection    Finding Aid

undated, 1967-1988
.5 linear feet
Publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0031
The collection includes illustrated story scripts, handbills and performance programs, illustrated calendars and other related ephemera and publications.

Bristol Brass Company Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1911-1982
145.7 linear feet
Administrative records, financial records.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0029
Brass manufacturing company of Bristol, Connecticut.

Brotherhood of Railway and Steamship Clerks Records    Finding Aid

1910-1931
1.8 linear feet
Administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 1989-0026
Business files, documentation about its internal functions, publications and correspondence to its members, and information on government regulation of railroads and railroad employees, focusing specifically on the New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad Company and the Central New England Railway, and the Hartford Lodge Number 186.

Brown (Harry F.) Papers    Finding Aid

1908-1933, 1959, 1964
4 linear feet
Photographic prints, negatives.
Collection Number: MSS 2002-0105
The Harry F. Brown Papers consist of 478 photographic images in various media of railroad electrification equipment along electrified main line section of the Shoreline route of the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad.

Brown (Richard D.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1968-2008
7.8 linear feet
Administrative records, manuscripts, correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 2010-0096
Richard D. Brown is an Emeritus professor of history at the University of Connecticut, specializing in the American Revolution. The collection contains course materials, student records and recommendations, papers and presentations, professional associations, and grant applications of UConn History professor Richard D. Brown.

Brundage (Augustus J.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1884-1981
6 linear feet
Correspondence, memorabilia.
Collection Number: MSS 1981-0001
The collection consists of materials relating to Brundage's interests and career. Topics include education, agriculture, University and Connecticut history, the 4-H and family materials.

Buck (Margaret Waring) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, circa 1860-1993
7 linear feet
Correspondence, artwork, personal papers.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0034
Margaret Waring Buck has produced a number of self-illustrated books explaining how animals live in the wild. The typical Buck nature book contains detailed black-and-white drawings of the plants, animals, insects and birds to be found in a particular outdoors location, along with an explanatory text ideal for young naturalists who are beginning to learn about the subject.

Building Names Committee Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

1963-1976
.5 linear feet
Administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0082
Committee materials pertaining to the naming of University buildings.

Bush (Prescott, Sr.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1952-1962
20 linear feet
Correspondence, administrative records, speeches, press releases.
Collection Number: MSS 1991-0001
The collection contains materials pertaining to Mr. Bush's years as a United States Senator representing Connecticut.

Butler (Francelia) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1915-1997
30 linear feet
Correspondence, manuscripts, publications, audio visual materials.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0056
The manuscripts, personal papers, scrapbooks, publications, and children's literature of children's book author and scholar Francelia Butler. An Emeritus Professor of Children's Literature at the University of Connecticut the collection includes copies of her own work, as well as the work of various other authors, including children's book authors. In addition to the text materials in the collection there are numerous audio and video tapes of many well known authors discussing various topics related to children's literature.

Butterworth (Miriam) Papers    Finding Aid

1935-2011
5 linear feet
Correspondence, Newspaper clippings, Notes, Photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 2008-0060
The collection contains correspondence, newspaper clippings, notes, photographs, artifacts, and memoirs regarding Miriam Butterworth?s life and activism in local, state, and national political campaigns from 1935-2008.

Butterworth (Oliver) Papers    Finding Aid

1934-1996
5.25 linear feet
Correspondence, manuscripts.
Collection Number: MSS 2000-0052
The papers of Oliver Butterworth, native of Connecticut and educator and author of children's books. The collection contains correspondence, notes, drafts, manuscripts, galleys, proofs, artwork, scripts and published books pertaining to Butterworth's career and interests.

C.H. Dexter Company Records    Finding Aid

1829-1999
112.5 linear feet
Correspondence, reports, administrative, financial and legal records, trademarks, patents.
Collection Number: MSS 2000-0128
The collection contains materials relevant to the production and sale of paper products, including administrative, property, financial, and legal records, in addition to product samples, advertising, publications, reports and photographs. This collection also includes a small number of administrative and financial documents from water and electric companies in the Windsor Locks, Connecticut, area in which Dexter had interests.

C.J. Bates Company Records    Finding Aid

1817-1980
132 linear feet
Financial records.
Collection Number: MSS 2000-0076
Manufacturer of manicure sets, crochet hooks, and knitting needles in Chester, Connecticut.

Cabinet Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

1979-1990
5.5 linear feet
Minutes.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0161
Minutes of meetings between the President and Vice Presidents of the University.

Cambon (Glauco) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1940-1987
1.3 linear feet
Correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1992-0041
The collection is principally letters received by Glauco Cambon from poets, scholars and friends in Italy and America.

Cameron (Donald W.) Papers    Finding Aid

2005-2007
.1 linear feet
Manuscript
Collection Number: MSS 2010-0103
Donald W. Cameron, originally from Milford, Connecticut, attended the University of Connecticut from 1953-1957 and is the author of the manuscript "Prologue to the Twenty-first Century."

Camp (Wendell H.) Papers (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1929-1954
1.5 linear foot
Manuscripts, Photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 2006-0173
The collection contains manuscripts of articles, book chapters, photographs and negatives collected or authored by Dr. Camp for his research. Dr. Camp was a Professor of Botany and Chair of the Botany Department at the University of Connecticut from 1953 until his death in 1963.

Campbell (Daniel R.) Papers    Finding Aid

1967-1968, 2008
.5 linear feet
memoirs, Photographs.
Collection Number: MSS20080137
Memoirs of Daniel Campbell, who attended the University of Connecticut from 1967-1968, and was one of the first openly gay students at the University.

Campbell Collection of the Organization of Graduate Student Action    Finding Aid

undated, 1991-2009
1.3 linear feet
Correspondence, publications, fliers.
Collection Number: MSS 2009-0081
In 2003, University of Connecticut graduate assistants (GAs) were declared ineligible for the state employee health care plan under Governor John G. Rowland's "Back to Basics" budget. The OGSA was established to advocate on behalf of GAs for the restoration of their collective bargaining rights.

Capital Campaign Collection (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 2001
1.3 linear feet
Publications, Realia.
Collection Number: MSS 2001-0063
Directed by the University of Connecticut Foundation, the public portion of the Our University Our Moment Campaign kicked off in 2001 with a gala event. Ongoing information is provided at http://www.foundation.uconn.edu/about-the-campaign.html. The collection contains several publications, keepsakes, and image viewers.

Capra (Paul) Papers    Finding Aid

1966-1975
4.25 linear feet
Correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1977-0001
The collection contains materials pertaining to Mr. Capra's political career.

Carle (Eric) Collection    Finding Aid

1991
.1 linear feet
Artifact.
Collection Number: MSS 2000-0092
The collection contains one artifact ("The Very Hungry Caterpillar").

Carlson (Eric W.) Papers (UConn)    Finding Aid

1942-2004
5.2 linear feet
Clippings (information artifacts), Ephemera, Notes, Publications.
Collection Number: MSS 2011-0090
Eric W. Carlson was an Emeritus Professor of English at the University of Connecticut, teaching from 1942 to 1979. Professor Carlson was a notable scholar of Edgar Allen Poe and Ralph Waldo Emerson, producing numerous articles and books about the authors. His papers consist of notes, manuscripts, correspondence, syllabi, lectures, reports, and other assorted materials related to his tenure as a professor at the University of Connecticut.

Carpenter (Richard C.) Papers    Finding Aid

1889-2001
33 linear feet
Blueprints, Maps, Notebooks, Photographs.
Collection Number: MSS2010-0105
The Papers consist almost exclusively of drawings done by Henry T. Wilhelm, William Bruce Coughlin, and Richard C. Carpenter of main and branch line railroads and interlocking tower layouts, mainly in the United States and in particular in the regions that were represented in the first three volumes of Mr. Carpenter's work A Railroad Atlas of the United States in 1946. The materials created by Mr. Carpenter date from 1946 to 2001. The maps done by William Bruce Coughlin and Henry T. Wilhelm, were given to Mr. Carpenter by Mr. Wilhelm. These latter two collections contain similar drawings, dating from 1919 to the 1970s. A small number of the drawings were done by unknown others and were likely done as early as 1900.

Carroll (David M.) Collection    Finding Aid

undated, 1996
.1 linear feet
Artwork and correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1996-0020
One folder containing correspondence, notes, sketches and a calendar created in conjunction with an exhibition held in the Libraries in 1996.

Carstensen (Fred) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1973-1995
2.3 linear feet
Reports, Minutes, Publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0085
Fred Carstensen is a Professor of Economics at the University of Connecticut. The collection documents University committees and programs with which he was invovled.

Catanese (Paul W.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated
.25 linear feet
Correspondence, manuscripts.
Collection Number: MSS 2005-0112
The collection contains manuscripts and correspondence associated with two of Mr. Catanese's books, "The Brave Apprentice" and "The Thief and the Beanstalk."

Caucus of Connecticut Democrats Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1960s-1993
7.8 linear feet
Administrative files.
Collection Number: MSS 1999-0081
The collection contains documentation of the organization and its activities from the 1970s through the early 1990s.

Cazel (Fred) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1939-1988
14 linear feet
Correspondence, administrative records, notes.
Collection Number: MSS 1988-0006
The collection contains materials pertaining to Professor Cazel's interests and activities at the University of Connecticut.

Cazenave (Noel) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1988-1999
1 linear foot
Correspondence, administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 1999-0055
The collection contains materials collected by Dr. Cazenave in his struggle to develop and teach a course on White Racism at the University of Connecticut.

Cell Stress Society International    Finding Aid

undated, 1995-2009
4.85 linear feet
Oragnizational records, publications, correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 2010-0099
The collection contains records documenting the establishment, management, development and growth of the Cell Stress Society International and its associated journal publication on the Storrs campus of the University of Connecticut from 1995 to the present. The society is currently under the direction of Lawrence Hightower and Helen Neumann.

Centennial Collection (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1978-1981
1.25 linear feet
Administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 1981-0002
Collection contains significant documentation of the University’s Centennial Celebration which took place in the academic year 1980-1981.

Centennial Coordinating Committee Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1964-1981
1.8 linear feet
Administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 1981-0003
The Centennial Coordinating Committee was responsible for the extensive planning of the university of Connecticut’s centennial celebration. The official observance of its 100th anniversary began September 23, 1980.

Center for Black Studies Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

1969-1980
.15 linear feet
Programs, announcements.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0064
The collection contains materials concerning the establishment of the Center and programs of its activities from its establishment through 1980.

Center for Contemporary African Studies Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

1990-2005
1.3 linear feet
Administrative and financial records, correspondence, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 2009-0043
The collection contains administrative records, clippings, correspondence, notes, pamphlets, publications, and financial records relating to the Center for Contemporary African Studies which existed at the University of Connecticut from 1991-2009.

Center for Economic Education (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated
3.1 linear feet
Administrative records, Clippings (information artifacts), Correspondence, Financial Records, Notes, Photographs, Printed ephemera, Publications
Collection Number: MSS 2006-0286
The collection contains administrative and programmatic materials associated with the Center at the University of Connecticut.

Center for Italian Studies Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1967-1975
.5 linear feet
Administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 1975-0002
The collection includes materials concerning the establishment and closure of the Center.

Center for Judaic Studies and Contemporary Jewish Life Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

1971-2013
1.25 linear feet
Administrative records, Annual Reports, Clippings (information artifacts), Newsletters, Publications
Collection Number: MSS 2013-0122
Records documenting the activities of the Center at the University of Connecticut from 1971 to the present.

Center for Oral History Interviews Collection (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1967-
32 linear feet
Interviews, transcripts.
Collection Number: MSS 1984-0025
The collection contains the transcripts of interviews conducted by the University of Connecticut Center for Oral History. A complete description of the projects is located at: http://www.oralhistory.uconn.edu/

Chaffee (Orwell S.) Papers    Finding Aid

1846-1854, 1903
.25 linear feet
Correspondence, Financial records.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0138
Orwell S. Chaffee (1807-1887) was a silk manufacturer in the Mansfield/Willimantic area of eastern Connecticut.

Charters (Ann) Papers    Finding Aid

1966-1982
5.5 linear feet
Correspondence, manuscripts, photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0200
Typescripts and correspondence with contributors to Charter's compilation of Dictionary of Literary Biography, Volume 16: The Beats: Literary Bohemians in Postwar America. Includes 30 photographs of literary personalities.

Charters (Samuel and Ann) Archives of Blues and Vernacular African American Musical Culture    Finding Aid

undated, 1844-2001
112.5 linear feet
LP Albums, reel to reel and audio cassette recordings, 45 rpm, sheet music.
Collection Number: MSS 2000-0105
Despite its primary emphasis on the blues and ragtime, the Samuel and Ann Charters Collection spans the entire 20th century, beginning with African-American Spirituals and the ragtime of Scott Joplin and other early composers, and ending with Snoop Doggy Dogg and the rappers of the late 20th century. The collection holds thousands of hours of recorded music on LP and 45 records, compact discs, audio cassettes, and reel-to-reel cassettes. Though some LP records date back to the 1940s, the compact discs in the collection include both recent and reissued material. Most of these recordings are commercial; and the Archives holds a complete catalog of music produced by the Arhoolie label, courtesy of label owner, Chris Strachwitz. The artists included in the Charters collection range from the most famous blues performers such as B.B. King and Robert Johnson, to obscure ragtime musicians. Many of the ragtime recordings are from concerts, conventions, and meetings hosted by the Maple Leaf Club.

Chartier (Normand) Papers    Finding Aid

circa 1974-2008
8 linear feet
Correspondence and artwork.
Collection Number: MSS 1993-0070
The collection contains artwork, notes, correspondence, photographs and other materials pertaining to Chartier's illustrations of several children's books.

Chase (Harry B., Jr.) Papers    Finding Aid

1931-2012
.75 linear feet
Manuscript.
Collection Number: MSS 2003-0037
The collection consists of writings by Harry B. Chase, Jr., which focus on the history of the railroad in Massachusetts in general and the experiences of his father, Harry B. Chase, Sr., an employee of the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad, in particular. Included in the writings are excerpts from letters written by father to son entitled "'Boston & New York R.P.O. Train 500,' Letters from a New Haven Railroad Signal Maintainer to his Soldier Son in Wartime, 1942-1943," as well as "Mixed Train to Providence: A History of the Boston and Providence Rail Road, the Taunton Branch Rail Road, and Connecting Lines, with Emphasis on Mansfield, Massachusetts," and other writings about the experiences of his father and himself with the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad in the mid 20th century.

Chatham Quarry Records    Finding Aid

1818-1842
.5 linear feet
Financial records.
Collection Number: MSS 1980-0001
Ledger sheets and financial documents detailing daily sales and expenses of a brownstone quarry located on the Connecticut River near the towns of Portland, Chatham, and Middletown, Connecticut.

Cheney Brothers Silk Manufacturing Company Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1734-1979
136.25 linear feet
Administrative records, financial records, correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1984-0026
Silk manufacturers of Manchester, Connecticut. Records consist of administrative, personnel (in particular, material documenting the relationship of Cheney Brothers with its union, Local 63 of the Textile Workers Union of America), arbitration, and production records, as well as general accounts and blueprints.

Chess (Victoria) Papers    Finding Aid

1985-1994
3 linear feet
Correspondence and artwork.
Collection Number: MSS 1992-0042
The collection contains materials pertaining to eleven books or stories illustrated by Victoria Chess.

Chesson (Frederick W.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1948-1962
.25 linear feet
Drawings.
Collection Number: MSS 2000-0037
The collection contains drawings created by Mr. Chesson around the time he was a student at the University of Connecticut.

Chesson (Frederick W.) Connecticut Iron Industry Collection    Finding Aid

undated, 1920-1949
1 linear foot
Correspondence, Notebooks, Publications, Photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 1999-0114
Resident of Waterbury, Connecticut, and historian of Connecticut business and industry. Collection includes collected literature about the early iron industry in the United States, particularly Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania.

Child Development Laboratories Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1961-1991
3 linear feet
Administrative records, correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1995-0018
The Child Development Laboratories (CDL) are part of the School of Family Studies and serve the university, community and state as a model demonstration laboratory center.

Chinn (Peggy L.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1969-2003
3.1 linear feet
Administrative Records, Audio visual materials, Correspondence, Fliers [printed matter], Manuscripts, Notes, Photocopies, Photographs, Publications.
Collection Number: MSS 2008-0099
Professional papers of Peggy Chinn, emerita Professor of Nursing at the University of Connecticut.

Christensen (Bonnie) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1863-2002
15.7 linear feet
Illustrations, artwork, manuscripts.
Collection Number: MSS 2005-0088
The collection contains the original illustrations, woodcut blocks, research materials, and manuscript materials of Bonnie Christensen.

Clark (Hugh) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1947-1998
32 linear feet
Notes, Correspondence, Personal Papers, Administrative Records.
Collection Number: MSS 1995-0016
Hugh Clark received his bachelor's degree from Clark University in 1934 and a doctoral degree from the University of Michigan in 1941. He was employed by the University of Iowa from 1945 to 1947, when he joined the faculty at the University of Connecticut. Clark specialized in developmental biology and retired from the University in 1983. The collection contains correspondence, administrative, professional and personnel files relating to Clarks responsibilities and interests.

Clark (Tom) Papers    Finding Aid

Circa 1963-1978
38.85 linear feet
Correspondence, manuscripts, notebooks, drawings, publications, broadsides.
Collection Number: MSS 1978-0001
This collection is available for assisted research use. Researchers wishing to access this collection must make prior arrangements with the Curator before visiting Archives & Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center.

Clayton (Stephanie) Collection of Little Red Riding Hood    Finding Aid

1991-2003
1.3 linear feet
Realia.
Collection Number: MSS 2012-0005
The collection contains assorted realia related to, and depicting, the Little Red Riding Hood Fairy Tale. The collection contains stuffed animals, dolls, porcelain figures, and a clock.

Coalition for Assisted Living Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1995-2010
.5 linear feet
Administrative records, notes, clippings.
Collection Number: MSS 2011-0015
The collection contains clippings, administrative records, correspondence, and notes pertaining to the investigation and proposed development of assisted living facility in Mansfield, Connecticut.

Coalition for International Justice (CIJ) Records    Finding Aid

1995-2006
15 linear feet
Administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 2006-0205
Records of the non-governmental organization, Coalition for International Justice (CIJ), which operated from 1995-2006 to support the work of international criminal tribunals and special courts investigating human rights violations in Rwanda, the former Yugoslavia, Cambodia, Sudan, East Timor, and Sierra Leone. The collection also contains documentation from a 2004 survey of over 1200 refugees from Darfur along the border of Chad and Sudan.

Coe-Heller Family Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1921-1961
2 linear feet
Correspondence
Collection Number: MSS 2007-0097
The collection contains the correspondence between various Coe and Heller family members in Epsy, Pennslyvania and Wolcott, Connecticut from about 1897 through 1961 in 813 letters. Letters are sorted into broad categories by writer and recipient.

Cole (Joanna) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1985-1994
11.7 linear feet
Artwork, Books, Correspondence, Financial Records, Illustrations, Interviews, Manuscripts, Notes.
Collection Number: MSS 2003-0130
This collection contains the editorial correspondence, manuscripts and sketches of Joanna Cole, a writer of Children's books and author of the Magic School Bus series.

Cole and Ambler Hat Manufacturer Records    Finding Aid

1852-1886
2.5 linear feet
Financial records, payroll accounts.
Collection Number: MSS 1991-0041
Hat manufacturer of Bethel, Connecticut. Records consist of general accounts, payroll and employee accounts, and sales records.

College of Agriculture and Natural Resources (UConn)    Finding Aid

1881-2011
10.8 linear feet
Administrative Records, Clippings (information artifacts), Correspondence, Financial Records, Notes, Photographs, Publications, Realia.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0010
The records of the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources consist of materials related to the university's changing agricultural program, and are comprised of administrative records, correspondence, notes, publications, and clippings. The collection also contains illustrations, works of art, and realia related to the university.

College of Continuing Studies Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1930s-1990s
20 linear feet
Administrative records, Annual reports, Publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0295
The collection contains documentation of programs and activities managed, coordinated or sponsored by the office now known as the Center for Continuing Studies at the University of Connecticut. The Center was identified previously as the College of Continuing Studies or coordinated the University's Non-Degree, Summer, Intersession and Extension Programs.

Collins-Levine Family Papers (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1921-1980
.25 linear feet
Correspondence, Memorabilia, Photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 2011-0024
The collection contains correspondence, school papers, memorabilia, photographs and ephemera associated with two generations of the Collins and Levine families who attended the University of Connecticut between 1922 and 1948.

Comix Collection    Finding Aid

undated, 1968-1984
70+ titles
Comic books.
Collection Number: MSS 2001-0084
Incomplete runs of over 70 underground comics titles.

Commencement Committee Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1926-1985
1.3 linear feet
Administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0245
This is a collection of files pertaining to University Commencement Ceremonies beginning in 1929 through 1971, with some gaps.

Commission on University Governance (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1968-1972
linear feet
Correspondence, minutes, administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0242
In 1971, a Commission was established to investigate proposals for University governance and report back to the University community. Dr. Albert Cohen chaired the Commission. The collection contains the working papers, reports, studies, and correspondence pertaining to the work of the Commission.

Committee of Five Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1953-1954
.25 linear feet
Minutes, final report.
Collection Number: MSS 1970-0002
University committee files concerning charges of communism against four faculty members.

Committee on Degrees with Distinction Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

1930-1948
1.75 linear feet
Administrative records, memoranda, examinations.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0263
The collection contains memoranda, minutes, examinations and questions pertaining to the development of a comprehensive examination program at the University of Connecticut for undergraduates culminating in the ability of students to graduate with distinction from their degree programs.

Computer Center Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

1979-1994
.5 linear feet
Administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0240
The collection contains administrative files for the computer center at the University of Connecticut.

Computing Committee Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

1993-1996
1.3 linear feet
Administrative records, correspondence, fliers, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0101
The collection contains correspondence, clippings, administrative reporting, committe proceedings, notes, fliers (handouts), and publications related to the Computing Committee and their involvement in UCINFO. Among the subjects discussed in the collection is the Campus Wide Information System (CWIS), UCINFO content, committee policies, goals, guides, training, and the transition from Gopher and Mole to the World Wide Web.

Congress of Connecticut Community Colleges Records     Finding Aid

1950-2013
1 linear foot
Administrative records, Correspondence, Photocopies, Reports
Collection Number: MSS 2013-0172
The Congress of Connecticut Community Colleges is a labor union formed to address the concerns and needs of the professional staff of the state's twelve community colleges. The records consist of correspondence, flyers, meeting minutes, membership lists, reports, newsletters, constitutions, pamphlets, press releases, and ballots created by the union and distributed to its members or among its leadership. The materials provide extensive information about the efforts of faculty and staff of Connecticut's twelve community college to organize, beginning in the late 1960s, resulting in the formation of the Congress of Connecticut Community Colleges, better known as the 4Cs, in 1973.

Connecticut Association of Assessing Officers, Inc. (CAAO) Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1912-2002
3.1 linear feet
Administrative records, newsletters, minutes, publications.
Collection Number: MSS2004-0120
The Connecticut Association of Assessing Officers, Inc. (CAAO) is a professional organization that is affiliated with the International Association of Assessing Officers. CAAO is comprised of nearly 500 regular and subscribing members. Regular membership is open to all State of Connecticut public officials who are engaged in the administration of property assessments, including assessors, employees of assessors offices and board of assessment appeals members. Subscribing membership is open to individuals or companies interested in property assessment or a related field. The mission of CAAO is to improve the standards of assessment practices within the State of Connecticut. To that end, the organization publishes a bi-monthly newsletter (the Assessoreporter) and the Handbook for Connecticut Assessors. CAAO is also closely involved in the Annual School for Assessors and Boards of Assessment Appeals, at which all the courses that are prerequisites for assessor certification are offered. If there is sufficient demand for a particular course, it can be offered at another time of the year. Additionally, CAAOs Education Committee sponsors various educational symposiums and workshops for assessors who are already certified.

Connecticut Central Railroad Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1967-1998, 2008
3 linear feet
Administrative Records, Audio visual materials, Contracts, Correspondence, Financial Records, Maps, Minutes, Photocopies, Photographs, Press releases.
Collection Number: MSS 2009-0091
The collection consists of administrative files, photographs, and DVDs associated with the formation, maintenance and demise of the Connecticut Central Railroad, a freight line that ran in and around Middletown, Connecticut, from 1987 to 1998.

Connecticut Citizens Action Group Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1964-2002
150.8 linear feet
Correspondence, reports, minutes, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1987-0024
The Connecticut Citizen Action Group was the first state-based consumer interest group. Created in 1971 by Ralph Nader and directed by Toby Moffett, CCAG was designed to represent, inform, unite, and empower the citizens of Connecticut in their roles as consumers, workers, tax payers, and voters. CCAG has taken on such issues as illegal business practices, utility rate increases, environmental pollution, and consumer fraud.

Connecticut Civil Liberties Union Records    Finding Aid

1949-2001
23.4 linear feet
Administrative records, correspondence, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0291
The Connecticut Civil Liberties Union Records document the activities, history and administrative records of this organization. The collection contains the organizational documents of the New Haven Civil Liberties Council (1949-1958), administrative records of the CCLU (1958-1990) as well as the organization's materials pertaining to court cases.

Connecticut Commission on Civil Rights Collection    Finding Aid

1953
1.5 linear feet

Collection Number: MSS 2013-0096
Collection consist of pamphlets collected by the Connecticut Commission on Civil Rights, previously known as the Connecticut Inter-Racial Commission. Pamphlets were arranged and distributed to state offices as reference material regarding the Commission's approach, advancement and related issues toward Civil Rights. Material also includes bulletins and pamphlets issued by the Commission as statements on legislation and federal agendas relating to Civil Rights.

Connecticut Countdown Records    Finding Aid

1976-1988
6.5 linear feet
Administrative records, Contracts, Correspondence, Financial Records, Fliers [printed matter], Histories, Minutes (administrative records), Newsletters, Newspapers, Notebooks, Notes, Press releases, Publications, Speeches
Collection Number: MSS 1995-0014
The collection contains the records of the organization established in 1983 to create a forum for a balanced discussion of the issues involved in preventing nuclear war.

Connecticut Daily Campus Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1951-1967
.25 linear feet
Administrative records, newspapers, correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0257
The collection contains a few letters, minutes, manual for the Business manager, random issues of the paper and an example of layout and mockup of the student newspaper of the University of Connecticut.

Connecticut Employees Union Independent Records    Finding Aid

1937-1985
8 linear feet
Administrative files, correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1988-0025
Administrative files and outgoing correspondence of Salvatore Perruccio, President of the union, based in Middletown, Connecticut, from its formation in 1967 to 1985.

Connecticut Historic Preservation Collection    Finding Aid

1975-2010
200 linear feet
Reports, studies, photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 1984-0028
Collection of Connecticut documentary, architectural and archaeological survey reports of historic sites and structures conducted in accordance with federal, state and local regulations regarding cultural resource protection.

Connecticut Labor Collection    Finding Aid

1897-1993
3.9 linear feet
Administrative records, Legal records, Publications.
Collection Number: MSS 2001-0051
The collection contains publications, contracts, convention materials, constitutions, shop manuals, labor agreements, histories, pamphlets and other published materials gathered from labor unions and organizations in Connecticut.

Connecticut League for Nursing Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1952-2003
4.25 linear feet
Administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 2003-0083
Administrative records of the Connecticut League for Nursing whose mission is to: Foster partnerships between academic and clinical nursing leaders; Facilitate access to formal nursing education programs in the State of Connecticut; Provide affordable, accessible, and contemporary continuing education programs and forums; and Support the National League for Nursing's initiatives related to Nurse Faculty Development, Nursing Research and Nursing Workforce Demographics (from CLN mission statement).

Connecticut Milk Producers Association Records    Finding Aid

1919-1947
85 linear feet
Publications, ledgers
Collection Number: MSS 1979-0004
Professional organization besed in Hartford, Connecticut for milk producers in the state.

Connecticut Nurses Association Records    Finding Aid

1893-1996
19 linear feet
Minutes, financial records, photographs, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0098
The Connecticut Nurses’ Association is the primary professional organization for nurses in Connecticut.

Connecticut Political Collections    Finding Aid

undated, 1968, 1976, 1994
4.25 linear feet
Posters, Correspondence, Printed ephemera, Speeches.
Collection Number: MSS 1980-0006
The collection is an artificial one created to gather together pieces of politically related materials that are not cohesive collections in and of themselves. Presently, the collection contains political posters, printed ephemera and published speeches and one manuscript.

Connecticut Pomological Society Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1894-1992
4 linear feet
Correspondence, interviews, slides.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0347
Since its founding, the Connecticut Pomological Society has been involved in development of pest management and disease control for Connecticut’s orchards.

Connecticut School Desegregation Collection    Finding Aid

1965-1994
3.55 linear feet
Legal records.
Collection Number: MSS 2002-0044
An artificial collection containing the exhibits presented by the plaintiff's or defendant's in Sheff v. O'Neill school desegregation lawsuit and materials pertaining to the Bridgeport school desegregation lawsuit instituted in 1975.

Connecticut Soldiers Collection    Finding Aid

undated, 1835-2000
3.5 linear feet
Correspondence. Diary.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0101
An artificial collection, the Connecticut Soldiers Collection was created to provide a starting point for research concerning the experiences of Connecticut servicemen from the American Civil War through World War II.

Connecticut Soldiers Collection, Bernard C. Masopust Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1945-1946
.1 linear feet
Correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 2010-0074
Correspondence from Staff Sergeant Bernard "Barney" Masopust, USMC, to his wife during basic training (North Carolina) and service overseas in Japan, 1945-1946.

Connecticut Soldiers Collection, Burton Ingraham Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1941-1945
1 linear foot
Correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 2002-0077
Corporal Burton Ingraham served in the 3580th QM Company, U.S. Army and was stationed at Camp Polk, Louisiana before being shipped out to England and later France. The correspondence is primarly from Cpl. Ingraham to his wife, Gladys ("Butch") Forbes Ingraham, although there are also letters from Gladys' brother, Gerald Forbes and several other acquaintances. A small portion of the collection contains information about the Colt Plant in Hartford where Gladys was employed.

Connecticut Soldiers Collection, Davis Family Correspondence    Finding Aid

1938-1945
.5 linear feet
Correspondence, Photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 2007-0039
The collection contains correspondence addressed to Lil and Carl Davis of Hartford, Connecticut, during World War II from family members serving abroad. Some of the letters included photographs which are also included in the collection.

Connecticut Soldiers Collection, Dexter Wilcomb Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1943-1945
1.5 linear feet
Memorabilia, clippings.
Collection Number: MSS 1995-0026
This collection of World War II memorabilia donated by Technician Third Grade, Dexter Wilcomb, contains a scrapbook maintained by Wilcomb that displays an award citation, photos, newspaper clippings, postcards , foreign currency, pressed flowers, and othre memorabalia for his time in Europe during WWII. Also in the collection are clippings from Army publications and war maps.

Connecticut Soldiers Collection, Donald C. Bliss Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1918-1919
.15 linear feet
Correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 2006-0177
Donald C. Bliss of Jewett City, Connecticut, served in a Forest Engineer Regiment, 48th Co. 20th Engineers, in France during the first World War.

Connecticut Soldiers Collection, Filias J. Plourd Papers    Finding Aid

1943-1946
.25 linear feet
Correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 2005-0142
Corporal Filias J. Plourd of Hartford, CT, served primarily in the post office of the 260th Infantry. A noncombatant over the age of thirty-five, his letters were sent primarily to his brother, Launce.

Connecticut Soldiers Collection, George W. Hanford Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1917-1918
.25 linear feet
Correspondence, notes.
Collection Number: MSS 2005-0140
Correspondence, notes and postcards of Pfc. George W. Hanford of Kensington, CT, a soldier in the medical corps of the 306th Field Artillery.

Connecticut Soldiers Collection, Harlan P. Rugg Papers    Finding Aid

1861-1864
.25 linear feet
Diaries.
Collection Number: MSS 2003-0079
Captain Harlan P. Rugg of Winchester Center, Connecticut, maintained a lengthy diary account of his activities from 1861 through 1864, describing many of the major battles of the conflict.

Connecticut Soldiers Collection, Linwood Aldrich Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1943-1944
1.25 linear feet
Correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 2002-0027
The collection contains correspondence from Linwood Aldrich to his wife, Esther Aldrich, between 1943 and 1944.

Connecticut Soldiers Collection, Peter Lukoff Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1944-1945
1 linear foot
Correspondence, memorabilia.
Collection Number: MSS 2005-0143
Peter Lukoff, Company C, 48th Armor Infantry Battalion, lived in Norwich, Connecticut. The bulk of the collection documents Lukoff's experiences from training in the United States (South Carolina) and his activities in France, Belgium, Germany and England from 1944-1945.

Connecticut Soldiers Collection, Philip and Hazel Greene Correspondence Collection    Finding Aid

1941-1947
.25 linear feet
Correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 2006-0176
Twenty-three letters addressed to either Philip and/or Hazel Greene between 1941 and 1947 regarding life during World War II. Included are correspondence with family and friends of Winsted, Connecticut.

Connecticut Soldiers Collection, Phillip C. Edwards Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1938-1945
.25 linear feet
Correspondence, memorabilia, photographs, scrapbook.
Collection Number: MSS 2005-0141
Yeoman 3rd Class Phillip C. Edwards of Norwich, CT, served on the submarine U.S.S. Sand Lance during World War II.

Connecticut Soldiers Collection, Raymond Davis Papers.    Finding Aid

undated, 1942-1946
3.5 linear feet
Correspondence, Photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 2009-0070
Collection contains correspondence, photographs and similar materials associated with the World War II experiences of Raymond G. Davis of Hartford, Connecticut.

Connecticut Soldiers Collection, Raymond E. Hagedorn Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1932-1946
1 linear feet
Correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 2002-0125
Personal letters between Major Raymond E. Hagedorn, his wife, and friends during the second World War. The letters describe his training at Fort Blanding, Florida and Fort Benning, Georgia in 1941, and follow him through his service in the pacific between September 1942 and April 1943. Beginning April 1943 the letters focus on his time at military hospitals both in and outside of the United States, and describe medical retirement from the Army. Also included in the collection are numerous letters between his wife, Gertrude, and her friends. These letters discuss various wartime issues including rationing, their husbands' service, and domestic issues.

Connecticut Soldiers Collection, Ward Family Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1942-1945
.5 linear feet
Correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 2001-0014
Correspondence of four brothers, Bernard J. Ward, Edward J. Ward, Robert F. Ward and Thomas P. Ward of Newington, Connecticut. All the correspondence is directed to Bernard "Bernie" or his wife, Louise.

Connecticut Soldiers' Orphans' Home Records    Finding Aid

1866-1875
.25 linear feet
Publications, financial records.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0269
The General Assembly accepted the new idea and chartered the Connecticut Soldiers’ Orphans’ Home in May 1864. Various locations were considered and a site of twenty acres on Prospect Hill in Cornwall had been accepted when Edwin Whitney of Mansfield, ‘who had nearly completed a fine large building for a boys’ school, offered this building with the farm of fifty acres, all valued at $12,000 or $15,000, as a gift to the Home.’ Edwin Whitney conveyed by deed, title to the property to the Connecticut Soldiers’ Orphans’ Home, September 24, 1866. Mr. Gold was the first, and apparently the only, secretary of the Home during its existence from October, 1866, to May, 1875.

Connecticut State Labor Council Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1909-1991
202.5 linear feet
Correspondence, reports.
Collection Number: MSS 1989-0080
In 1957, the Connecticut Federation of Labor and the Connecticut State Industrial Union Council (CSIUC) merged to form the Connecticut State Labor Council, AFL-CIO, generally referred to today as the Connecticut State AFL-CIO. The stated purpose of the new organization was to provide a more effective means of promoting and coordinating the principles and objectives of the AFL-CIO in Connecticut.

Connecticut Street Railroad Photograph Collection    Finding Aid

circa 1890 - circa 1940
1.25 linear feet
Photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 2013-0108
Album of 685 photographs of scenes of street railroads and trolley cars in Connecticut.

Connecticut Training School for Nurses Records    Finding Aid

1891-1964
1.5 linear foot
Correspondence, minutes, publications, financial records.
Collection Number: MSS 1996-0021
The Connecticut Training School (CTS) for Nurses opened in 1873 and closed in 1926. The Connecticut Training School for Nurses Alumnae Association was formed in January 1891 and was dissolved in 1964. The records document the activities associated with the founding of the school's graduates and include minutes of the school as well as the alumnae association's meetings (1891-1964), annual reports, and financial records. The Connecticut Training School (CTS) for Nurses opened in 1873 and closed in 1926. An addition to the collection includes correspondence and notes from individuals associated with the establishment of CTS.

Connecticut Transportation Institute Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

1974-1979
.25 linear feet
Administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 2013-0009
The collection contains documents pertaining to the establishment of the Connecticut Transportation Institute at the University of Connecticut.

Connecticut Valley Tobacco Grower's Association Records    Finding Aid

1920-1949
271.5 linear feet
Administrative records, financial records.
Collection Number: MSS 1979-0005
Cooperative of tobacco growers which operated in Connecticut and Massachusetts in the early 1900s. Journal holdings have been removed for cataloging.

Connecticut Women's Educational and Legal Fund Records    Finding Aid

1972-1986
2.6 linear feet
Administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 1989-0070
The Connecticut Women’s Educational and Legal Fund (CWEALF), a non-profit public interest law firm, was founded in 1973. CWEALF helps women gain equality under the law.

Connecticut Women's Political Caucus Records    Finding Aid

1979-1982
.15 linear feet
Administrative records, correspondence, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 2013-0003
The collection contains administrative records, correspondence and publications (1979-1982) detailing the activities of the Connecticut Women's Political Caucus.

Connecticut Yankee Atomic Power Company, Haddam Neck Plant Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1963-2004
190 linear feet
Correspondence, publications, blueprints, photographs, financial and administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 2006-0202
Connecticut Yankee Atomic Power Company was a nuclear power plant located in Haddam Neck, Connecticut. It began commercial operation in 1968 and produced over 110 billion kilowatt-hours of electricity in its 29 years of service. In 1996 the CY Board of Directors voted to permanently close the plant and decommissioning was completed in 2007. The records consist of plant design drawings, plant historical records, employee newsletters, environmental reports, regulatory correspondence, scrapbooks, plaques, photographs, and other audiovisual materials.

Cooney (Barbara) Papers    Finding Aid

1953-1999
58 linear feet
Artwork.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0102
Barbara Cooney (1917-2000) was a freelance author and illustrator of over 100 books for children.

Cooper (Floyd) Collection    Finding Aid

1999
1 item
Artwork.
Collection Number: MSS 2000-0094
The collection consists of one illustration on matte board. Mr. Cooper uses a watercolor wash and erasure process to create his illustrations.

Cooperative Extension Service of New Haven County Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1944-1987
1 linear foot
Reports, newsletters, clippings.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0191
The collection documents the activities of the organization in New Haven County, Connecticut.

Cooperative Extension Service of Tolland County Records    Finding Aid

undated, circa 1930-2000
3.9 linear feet
Administrative Records, Color slides, Fliers [printed matter], Newsletters, Notebooks, Notes, Photographs, Publications, Scrap-Books.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0035
The collection contains materials documenting the activities of the Cooperative Extension Service, based at the University of Connecticut, in Tolland County, CT.

Cooperative Extension Service Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1888-
50.7 linear feet
Administrative Records, Artwork, Audio cassettes, Audio visual materials, Correspondence, Financial Records, Minutes, Photographs, Scrap-Books, Videocassettes.
Collection Number: MSS 1970-0003
The collection contains publications, reports, studies, documents and ephemeral materials collected and used as background and research for the development and preparation for the writing of a centennial narrative history of the program at the University of Connecticut.

Corman (Cid) Papers    Finding Aid

1954-1989
.5 linear feet
Correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0103
The collection consists of incoming and outgoing correspondence, with some poetry manuscripts interfiled with the correspondence.

Corso (Gregory) Papers    Finding Aid

1957-1980
.25 linear feet
Correspondence, manuscripts, notebooks.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0105
The collection contains correspondence pertaining to the publication of Corso’s poems in an anthology and manuscripts of poems, a notebook and an essay.

Cos Cob Power Plant Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1891-1986
20 linear feet
Blueprints, administrative records, correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1988-0024
Electrical power plant located in Greenwich, Connecticut, part of a pioneering venture in mainline railroad electrification. Collection consists of blueprints and wiring diagrams for the electrical systems of the New York to New Haven line, with architectural drawings, foremen's log books, records of coal received, and administrative correspondence.

Cosier (Edward Henry) Family Papers    Finding Aid

1896-1999
.25 linear feet
Papers, photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0017
Cosier was an employee of the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad. Collection consists of information about the Cosier family and images of railroad accidents.

Cotter (William R.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1970-1981
179.8 linear feet
Correspondence, administrative records, legislative records.
Collection Number: MSS 1991-0002
The collection consists of materials pertaining to Mr. Cotter's political career as a United State Congressman representing Connecticut's First District.

Council of Connecticut Academic Library Directors Records    Finding Aid

1993-1998
1 linear foot
Minutes, correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0355
The collection conists of materials relating to the activities of organization.

Craig (Ernest G. L.) Collection of Malleable Iron Fittings Company Photographs    Finding Aid

undated, 1967
.25 linear feet
Photographs
Collection Number: MSS 1989-0057
Malleable Iron Fittings was incorporated in 1864 in Branford, Connecticut, to manufacture iron pipe fittings. It was acquired by Waltham Industries in 1969 and closed its doors in 1971. The collection consists of photographs of the company's shop floor, some possibly taken by Ernest G.L. Craig, an electrical and plant engineer at the company from 1935 to 1968.

Creeley (Robert) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, ca. 1940-1978
1 linear foot
Correspondence, manuscripts..
Collection Number: MSS 1978-0008
The collection consists chiefly of letters from Creeley to Jacob R. "Bob" Leeds (ca. 1940-1955), including drafts of Creeley’s stories and poems sent to Leeds.

Crisis at UConn Collection    Finding Aid

1968-1969
.1 linear foot
Typescript.
Collection Number: MSS 2004-0115
In the late 1960s, the University experienced significant changes, disruption and unrest among the faculty and student body. The white paper provides some documentation and background for this period.

Crossley (Archibald M.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1926-2002
50.55 linear feet
Correspondence, reports, studies, administrative records, questionnaires, interviews.
Collection Number: MSS 1999-0007
The Archibald M. Crossley Papers contains the personal and professional papers of survey research pioneer, Archibald M. Crossley. Reports, studies, questionnaires, correspondence and publications document the interactions, interests and activities of Crossley and his peers, as well as the polling organizations and companies with which he was associated.

Curial (Edward L. and Elizabeth Marvin Treat ) Correspondence Collection.    Finding Aid

1880-1912
.5 linear feet
Correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 2006-0187
The collection contains correspondence between and received by Edward L. Curial and his future wife, Elizabeth Marvin Treat.

Daigon (Ruth) Papers    Finding Aid

1966-1986
6.35 linear feet
Correspondence, personal papers, manuscripts, notebooks, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1970-0004
The collection consists of nearly two decades of poetry by Daigon, including some correspondence with publishers.

Davis (Charlotte M.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1794-1960
.75 linear feet
Correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1996-0006
The collection consists of materials that primarily document the lives and concerns of educated middle class young women of the mid-nineteenth century.

Davis (Katie) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1990-2010
22.6 linear feet
Artwork, Book dummies, Books, Brochures, Contracts, Correspondence, Drawings, Galley proofs, Illustrations, Manuscripts, Marketing material, Newspapers, Notes, Photocopies, Photographs, Press releases, Publications, Sketches.
Collection Number: MSS 2010-0051
Katie Davis is a Connecticut-based children's author and illustrator. This collection contains original works of art, book dummies, correspondence, and manuscripts that relate to eight of her published works. The collection also includes original art and realia pertaining to a copyrighted character that Davis created called Scared Guy.

Davis and Geck Company Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1909-1997
14.5 linear feet
Publications, floorplans, newsletters.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0297
Company specializing in surgical sutures based in Danbury, Connecticut. Records include histories of the company, promotional literature, and newsletters.

Dawson (Fielding) Papers    Finding Aid



Correspondence, manuscripts.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0003
This collection has not yet been organized for unassisted research use. Researchers wishing to access this collection must make prior arrangements with the Curator before visiting Archives & Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center.

Deep River Lace Company Records    Finding Aid

1922-1981
35.5 linear feet
Administrative records, financial records.
Collection Number: MSS 1990-0002
Lace patterns, business and financial records, and sample books of a lace manufacturer of Deep River, Connecticut.

DePalma (Mary Newell) Papers    Finding Aid

1995-2008
4.6 linear feet
Manuscripts, Correspondence, Books, Artwork, Photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 2011-0116
The collection includes the materials used to create several of Ms. DePalma's works, such as My Chair, The Strange Egg, Many Millions of Leaves, A Grand Old Tree, The Perfect Gift, and The Nutcracker Doll.

dePaola (Tomie) Collection    Finding Aid

undated, 1949-1999
70 linear feet
Correspondence, Artwork, Realia.
Collection Number: MSS 1999-0033
The Tomie dePaola collection contains Tomie's art-work, sketch books and paintings from the beginning of his career, as well as many different editions from each book he wrote or illustrated, including foreign editions.

deTour (Irena Urdang) Collection of Holocaust Materials    Finding Aid

undated, 1981-2013
9.5 linear feet
Publications, Clippings, Photocopies.
Collection Number: MSS 2006-0172
The collection contains a few personal materials pertaining to her experiences as well as publications, newsletters, invitations and other documents from Holocaust survivor and support organizations in the United States collected by Mrs. DeTour.

Di Prima (Diane) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1934-1990
6 linear feet
Correspondence, books, personal papers, manuscripts, publications, photographs, audiotapes, fliers (printed matter).
Collection Number: MSS 1991-0042
The collection contains primarily correspondence between DiPrima and colleagues, friends and family. Also included are journals and diaries, poetry and a manuscript of Memoirs of a Beatnik.

Diaries Collection    Finding Aid

1851-1943
1 linear foot
Diaries.
Collection Number: MSS 1984-0029
Artificial collection of diaries all having a Connecticut relationship.

Diocesan Labor Institute Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1944-1973
4 linear feet
Correspondence, minutes, reports.
Collection Number: MSS 1984-0030
Founded in 1942 to instruct workers on Catholic social philosophy and trade unionism. Collection consists of correspondence to and from the institute, minutes of meeting of the directors of the Diocesan Labor Institute of Hartford, institute and monthly chapter reports, subject files, publications, and photographs of institute lecturers.

Dodd (Thomas J.) Collection    Finding Aid

1935-1996
3 linear feet
Correspondence, Fliers [printed matter], Manuscripts (document genre), Newspapers, Photographs, Publications, Sound recordings, Speeches, Works of Art
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0004
The collection contains materials about Thomas J. Dodd that have been donated by individuals other than the Dodd Family.

Dodd (Thomas J.) Papers    Finding Aid

1919-1971
270 linear feet
Legal records, correspondence, photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 1994-0065
The collection illuminates the diverse public life of a self-styled crusader. The collection consists primarily of material from Dodd's Senate years (1959-71) and the Nuremberg war crimes trial before the International Military Tribunal from 1945-46. The latter materials are available online at http://archives.lib.uconn.edu/islandora/object/20002%3A20

Dolan (Josephine A.) Nursing History Collection    Finding Aid

undated, 1833-1993
6.5 linear feet
Correspondence, articles, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1995-0028
Josephine Dolan was a nationally recognized nurse educator who served as the first professor of nursing at the University of Connecticut. The collection contains historical research materials including a significant collection on American Civil War Nursing.

Donegan (Edward F.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1916-1982
3 linear feet
Blueprints, Correspondence, Bylaws, Financial Records.
Collection Number: MSS 2005-0078
Papers collected or created by Edward F. Donegan, a conductor for the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad from 1941 to 1967. The materials include labor contracts, conductor fare cards and instructions, safety bulletins, diagrams of the railroad's interlocking stations along the right-of-way, and photographs.

Donovan (Francis D.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1829-1997
80 linear feet
Correspondence, Notebooks, Publications, Photographs, Blueprints, Maps, Diaries.
Collection Number: MSS 2006-0195
Francis D. Donovan (1917-2005) was a resident of Medway, Massachusetts, and an avid railroad photograph and memorabilia collector and researcher, particularly of materials associated with the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad and its predecessor lines. His papers consist of his writings and research files about the railroad; photographs of stations, engines, and railroad scenes; maps, scrapbooks, postcards and timetables.

Dorn (Ed) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1956-1993
28 linear feet
Correspondence, personal papers, manuscripts, notebooks, publications, photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 1990-0049
Correspondence to Edward Dorn from 1956-1993 comprises over half of the collection. Includes extensive notes, drafts, and rewrites of Edward Dorn’s poetry and prose.

Driscoll (Jeremiah J.) Collection    Finding Aid

1951-1953
1.5 linear feet
Scrapbook.
Collection Number: MSS 2000-0077
Driscoll was President of the Royal Industrial Union at Royal Typewriter Company. Collection consists of a scrapbook containing newspaper clippings and photographs concerning Driscoll's activities with Royal Industrial Union (Local 937, UAW-CIO) of Hartford, Connecticut, public concerns of evictions of families from housing projects because of their "over-income", unionization efforts in Connecticut businesses, and state politics.

Driscoll (John J.) Papers    Finding Aid


24 linear feet
Correspondence, scrapbooks, photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 1987-0025
Papers of John J. Driscoll, labor leader in the Connecticut state AFL-CIO. Materials include photographs, framed certificates of appreciation, day books, published material (newspaper and magazine articles, labor literature), and scrapbooks. Also includes some legal papers created by Bridgeport, Connecticut, judge Margaret Connors Driscoll, John's wife.

Dublin (Thomas) Research Collection of the Jewett City Cotton Manufacturing Company    Finding Aid

undated, 1985-1991
2 linear feet
Notes, photocopies.
Collection Number: MSS 2011-0141
The collection consists of research notes and datasets compiled by Thomas Dublin while he conducted research in the 1980s about workers at the Jewett City Cotton Manufacturing Company in Jewett City, Connecticut. Professor Dublin used materials about the company that are in the Slater Company Records, held in Archives & Special Collections at the University of Connecticut Libraries.

Dumaine (Pierre Thomas) Papers    Finding Aid

1952-1955
2 linear feet
Scrapbook and photograph albums.
Collection Number: MSS 2002-0080
Businessman involved with the development of the Mack "FCD" RailBus who served as president of the New England Transportation Company, a bus and trucking company based in Boston, Massachusetts, in the early to mid-1950s. Papers include a scrapbook of newspaper clippings featuring information about Dumaine's work for the NET Co. and a mechanic's strike in 1953; a proxy fight between Dumaine's brother F.C. Dumaine, Jr. and Patrick McGinnis for control of the New Haven Railroad in 1954; and a move by Patrick McGinnis, president of the NHRR in the mid-1950s, to merge the New Haven Railroad with the Boston and Maine Railroad in 1955. Also includes two photograph albums of photographs of a New Haven Railroad commuter car and a New England Transportation Company bus.

Dyer (Jane) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1986-2000
6 linear feet
Manuscripts, artwork and correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1991-0043
The collection contains materials pertaining to the development and creation of 14 books.

E. E. Dickinson Company Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1840-1979
95 linear feet
Correspondence, administrative records, financial records.
Collection Number: MSS 1996-0001
Manufacturers of witch hazel, originally founded in the 1860s in Essex, Connecticut. Collection consists of company correspondence, travel files, correspondence, administrative and promotional material, and publicity and financial information.

E. Ingraham Company Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1840-1967
268 linear feet
Correspondence, administrative records, financial records.
Collection Number: MSS 1980-0034
Clock and watch manufacturer of Bristol, Connecticut. Collection consists of administrative records; correspondence of company officials; general accounts; labor, production and sales records; and photographs, maps, and blueprints.

Eastern Nursing Research Society Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1986-2006
17 linear feet
Correspondence, minutes, agendas.
Collection Number: MSS 2000-0141
The Eastern Nursing Research Society (ENRS) is comprised of RNs and others interested in nursing research. It was established in 1988 as the research arm of the Mid-Atlantic Regional Nursing Association (MARNA) and the New England Organization for Nursing (NEON). The purpose of the ENRS is to create a community for nurses interested in research in the Eastern region of the United States. The ENRS region includes Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont and Washington, D.C.

Eaton Farms Development Collection    Finding Aid

1959-2002
4.75 linear feet
Correspondence, administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 2002-0028
Materials relating to the proposed development of the Eaton farmland and related zoning disputes in Mansfield Center, CT (1987-1993).

Edwin O. Smith High School Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1956-1968
39 linear feet
Blueprints, correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0294
In 1955, the Connecticut General Assembly authorized funding for the construction of a junior-senior high school in Mansfield, Connecticut, to be administered by the University of Connecticut. The school opened in the fall of 1958 and remained a division of the UConn School of Education until the summer of 1987.

Eigner (Larry) Papers    Finding Aid

1950-1979
1 linear foot
Correspondence, personal papers, manuscripts, notebooks, publications, audio cassette.
Collection Number: MSS 1974-0001
Incoming and outgoing correspondence of Larry Eigner and acquaintances

Embardo Collection of Lieberman v. Gant    Finding Aid

1973-1984
.5 linear feet
Legal files, minutes, correspondence and newspaper clippings.
Collection Number: MSS 1990-0045
Materials collected by eighteen plaintiffs in a legal suit against the University of Connecticut.

Emhart Corporation Records    Finding Aid

1883-1989
23 linear feet
Administrative files.
Collection Number: MSS 1989-0085
Manufacturing company of Farmington, Connecticut, established in 1912 when the American Hardware Company of New Britain, Connecticut, merged with Hartford-Empire Company, a glass factory, to create the Emhart Manufacturing Company.

Englehart (Bob) Collection    Finding Aid

1987, 1995-1996, 2005-2009
.75 linear feet
Editorial cartoons.
Collection Number: MSS 2004-0026
The collection contains original editorial cartoons drawn by Bob Englehart. The cartoons are generally 8.5 inches by 11.5 inches in size.

English Department Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

1944-1982
1.3 linear feet
Administrative records, correspondence, minutes, reports.
Collection Number: MSS 1989-0001
The collection contains correspondence, reports, minutes and memoranda created and received by the English Department at the University of Connecticut.

Environmental Health & Safety Office Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

1965-2003
10.4 linear feet
Minutes (administrative records), Reports
Collection Number: MSS 2007_0077
The University of Connecticut, Environmental Health and Safety Records consist of committee minutes, reports, and various records. The department of Environmental Health and Safety is tasked with promoting and maintaining a healthy and safe environment by ensuring the highest level of health and safety services for faculty, staff, students, and visitors at the university.

Estabrook (Mary Lou) Photographs    Finding Aid

1970-2004
57.6 linear feet
Negatives, Photographs, Newspapers.
Collection Number: MSS 2011-0106
The collection documents the photographic work of Mary Lou Estabrook in her capacity as Associate Editor and Chief Photographer of the "Lakeville Journal" for the period 1971-1986. Also included is photographic work made from 1986-2004 for personal use and for publication in the "Lakeville Journal." Contains contact sheets, negatives, proofs and digital prints predominantly black and white with some color. Towns in Northwest Connecticut are covered including landscapes, events and activities, landmarks and architecture. Photographs documenting national and international trips are also included and may have appeared in the newspaper.

Estes (Eleanor) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1900-1988
10.05 linear feet
Correspondence, manuscripts, photographs, ephemera.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0049
The collection contains professional and personal correspondence, photographs, drafts, essays, newspaper clippings and ephemera related to Estes long career as a children's book author and illustrator.

Estonian, Latvian, Lithuanian Alliance of Connecticut (ELLA) Records    Finding Aid

1938-1996
1.75 linear feet
correspondence, newspaper clippings, facsimiles, photographs, memorabilia.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0040
Formed in 1987 to alert federal and state officials on issues concerning Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania, and to provide the media with accurate information about Baltic causes.

Evans (George) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1931-1991
3 linear feet
Correspondence, manuscripts, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0341
The collection consists of correspondence between the author and several individuals as well as photocopies of the correspondence between Charles Olson and Cid Corman.

Faculty Club Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

1915-1968
3.2 linear feet
Correspondence, membership records, financial records.
Collection Number: MSS 1970-0005
The Faculty Club of the Connecticut Agricultural College was founded in 1915. It was established as a social organization open to "all male members of the several college staffs whose names appear in the catalog." It had ceased to exist by 1968 and it is presumed that some of its functions were incorporated into those of the University Club.

Faculty Meeting Minutes Collection (UConn)    Finding Aid

1920-1997
13 linear feet
Minutes.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0234
An artificial collection of meeting minutes of various faculty groups.

Fagin (Larry) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1958-1977
4.25 linear feet
Correspondence, personal papers, manuscripts, photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 1981-0004
The Collection is comprised primarily of correspondence to Larry Fagin from literary colleagues.

Fallows (Marjorie) Papers    Finding Aid

1947
.1 linear feet
Manuscript.
Collection Number: MSS 2000-0136
The collection consists of one manuscript, a Junior honors project, completed by Ms. Fallows for the Sociology/Anthropolgy Department at Wellesley College in 1947. The manuscript documents the early ethnic history of Granby, Connecticut and the reactions of the long-time residents to the arrival and assimilation of several ethnic groups.

Fanta (Arthur W.) Papers    Finding Aid

1945-1963
.15 linear feet
Clippings, Manuscripts, Photographs, Publications.
Collection Number: MSS 2012-0124
The collection contains the papers of Dr. Arthur W. Fanta, who was involved with the work of the International Military Tribunal at Nuremberg from 1945-1948, but there is little beyond the indictment that documents his work at the Nuremberg Trials in the collection.

Fanzine Collection    Finding Aid

undated, 1945-1985
16.25 linear feet
Fanzines.
Collection Number: MSS 2001-0012
United States and Western European fanzines, primarily science fiction and fantasy.

Farnham (Elmer F.) Railroad Collection    Finding Aid

undated, 1966
.5 linear feet
Photographs, newspaper clippings.
Collection Number: MSS 1999-0032
Elmer F. Farnham was a resident of Norwich, Connecticut, and a features writer for the Norwich Bulletin. He was author of "The Quickest Route: The History of the Norwich & Worcester Railroad," published in 1973 by Pequot Press. The collection consists of photographs of locomotives and railroad scenes of the Norwich & Worcestor Railroad, the Central Vermont Railway, and other southern New England railroads.

Farrel Company Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1800-1989
152 linear feet
Administrative files, correspondence, sales and marketing records, general accounts, production records, labor records, newspaper clippings and publications, audio-visual records (including photographs, reel-to-reel tapes, plans and blueprints, and memorabilia), and historical papers.
Collection Number: MSS 1989-0053
Ansonia and Derby, Connecticut, foundry and manufacturer of heavy machinery.

Farrow (Mia) Collection    Finding Aid

2002-2011
3.5 linear feet
Digital Photographs, Resarch files.
Collection Number: MSS 2010-0060
The collection contains correspondence, newspaper clippings, notes, digital photographs, video footage, writings, and speeches pertaining to Ms. Farrow’s activism and advocacy in Africa, particularly regarding Darfur, Sudan.

Favretti (Rudy) Papers    Finding Aid

1962-1979
2.6 linear feet
Landscape plans.
Collection Number: MSS 1988-0009
Landscape plans for several Connecticut towns and University department reports.

Ferlinghetti (Lawrence) Papers    Finding Aid

ca. 1963
.25 linear feet
Manuscripts, galley proofs.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0201
Typescript for Unfair Arguments with Existence (New Directions, 1963), with author’s corrections, annotated as "Copy #3." Accompanied by uncorrected galleys.

Ferrini (Vincent) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1949-1977
2.25 linear feet
Correspondence, manuscripts, notebooks, publications, photographs, audio tapes.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0107
The collection includes correspondence, manuscripts, notes, newspaper clippings, photographs and literary ephemera (posters, broadsides, and pamphlets).

Finch (James M.) Collection    Finding Aid

undated, 1946-1985
18 linear feet
Time tables, rules booklets, annual reports, bridge lists, valuation maps, photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 1993-0044
Railroad materials collected by an employee of the New Haven Railroad, Penn Central and Amtrak.

Finkelstein (Norman H.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1983-2008
9.05 linear feet
Correspondence, manuscripts, galleys, proofs.
Collection Number: MSS 2001-0115
Norman H. Finkelstein is a Massachusetts-based writer of nonfiction for children and adults.The collection contains correspondence, manuscripts, galleys, proofs and further editorial material pertaining to the author's career and his 16 published and 19 unpublished works.

Fire Department Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

1950-1969
5.2 linear feet
Logbooks.
Collection Number: MSS 2012-0085
The collection contains incident logs, telephone logs and lost and found records created by the University of Connecticut Fire Department between 1950 and 1969.

First Casualty Press Records    Finding Aid

1960-1981
7.84 linear feet
Correspondence, manuscripts.
Collection Number: MSS 1973-0001
Manuscripts of published and unpublished submissions, including numerous unpublished novels.

Fisher (Clavin) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1943-1998
.1 linear feet
Manuscripts and publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1991-0045
The collection contains copies of publications in which the author published short stories and photocopies of correspondence, articles, reviews and related information.

Fisher (Leonard Everett) Papers    Finding Aid

1929-1999
14.5 linear feet
Correspondence, manuscripts, artwork.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0064
The collection contains materials pertaining to the development and creation of over 50 books.

Fitts Family Papers    Finding Aid

1770-1909
.5 linear feet
Correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0137
Papers concerning three individuals of the Fitts family.

Fitz (Polly) Collection (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1981-1986
.25 linear feet
Ephemera.
Collection Number: MSS2009-0030
The collection contains memorabilia and ephemera associated with retired Professor, former Dean of the School of Allied Health and self-employed nutrition consultant, Polly Fitz.

Flannigan (Louise Gaffney) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1887-1897, 1911, 1915
.5 linear feet
Correspondence, Diaries, Manuscripts, Notes, Photocopies, Poems.
Collection Number: MSS 2007-0066
Louise Gaffney Flannigan (1867-1949) of New Haven, Connecticut, was the sister and wife of railroad brakemen, and frequently wrote poems and other writings about railroad workers, particularly those who were members of the Brotherhood of Railroad Brakemen Elm City Lodge #201 in New Haven, in memorial to those who died while in service to the railroad, or in celebration of their good work and bravery. The Papers consist of poems and writings, including about train trips she took to Orlando, Florida in 1888, and to California in 1897.

Flora (James) Papers    Finding Aid

1955-1994
2.5 linear feet
Artwork.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0071
The collection consists of original art and sketches, in some cases providing complete art for the books. Other assorted materials include color separations and two complete book dummies.

Forman (Camille) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1900-2002
2.65 linear feet
Administrative records, correspondence, clippings.
Collection Number: MSS 2003-0036
The records contain administrative records, clippings, correspondence, ephemera, galley proofs, and financial records of Camille Forman. The records encompass the period of 1900 to 2002.

Forman (Mary W.) Photograph Collection    Finding Aid

undated
10 linear feet
Photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 1990-0051
Collection contains black and white and color images taken by Forman, of subjects within the city of Hartford Connecticut, American West, Europe and India.

Foxon Homemakers Club Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1934-1994
2 linear feet
Administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 1990-0033
The collection consists of the organization's files.

Frattasio (Marc J.) Papers    Finding Aid

2000-2002
.5 linear feet
Typescripts.
Collection Number: MSS 2003-0092
Typescript drafts of "The New Haven Railroad In the McGinnis Era", and "Dining on the Shore Line Route: The History and Recipes of the New Haven Railroad Dining Car Department", written by Marc J. Frattasio.

Frederick G. Holland Company Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1912-1959
13.75 linear feet
Financial records, Legal documents, Blueprints, Drawings, Newspaper clippings and photosgraphs.
Collection Number: MSS 2005-0066
The collection contains financial records, legal documents, blueprints, drawings, newspaper clippings and photographs of the houses built by the Frederick G. Holland Company between 1923 and 1959. The houses were constructed primarily in a housing development in East Hartford, Connecticut, although additional properties in Bloomfield, Hartford, Wethersfield and South Windsor are included.

French (Mildred P.) Papers    Finding Aid

1930-1968
.25 linear feet
Correspondence, clippings, photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 2001-0041
Mildred P. French was the Dean of Women and Dean of the School of Home Economics at the University of Connecticut from 1928 until her retirement in 1953.

Froman (Margarita) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1916-1971
.5 linear feet
Photographs, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1971-0001
Materials documenting Ms. Froman's dance career.

Fuller (Allyn) Collection    Finding Aid

undated, 1836-1979
4.5 linear feet
Photographs, train tickets, timetables.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0175
Collector of railroad photographs and historical documents, particularly those related to the Cetnral New England Railway and its predecessor lines.

Fuller (Margaret W.) Papers    Finding Aid

n.d., 1903-1956
4 linear feet
Manuscripts, correspondence, personal papers.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0202
The collection contains manuscripts of poetry, plays, lyrics and fiction, as well as correspondence and notes. Although the author changed the titles of her work more than once, all manuscript materials are filed alphabetically by the title as it appears on the documents or as otherwise indicated by the author.

Gackenbach (Dick) Papers    Finding Aid

1974-1991
15 linear feet
Manuscripts, artwork, correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1992-0043
The collection includes manuscripts, dummies, sketches, and original artwork for 21 books and one audio cassette.

Gagliardi (Frank) Papers    Finding Aid

undated
2 linear feet
Books, clippings, photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 2010-0042
The Frank Gagliardi Papers consists of files about pop-up books and their creators, and samples of pop-up greeting cards. There are a few photographs of pop-ups books in box 2.

Gaines Collection of Americana    Finding Aid

undated, 1786-1981
6.5 linear feet
Manuscripts and correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1977-0002
Manuscript materials collected by Pierce W. Gaines. The collection also includes manuscripts of Mr. Gaines' published work.

Galdone (Paul) Collection    Finding Aid

ca. 1976
2 linear feet
Artwork.
Collection Number: MSS 1999-0041
The four color separations appear to be from a cover or title page for "Puss in Boots".

Gallagher (Daniel J.) Papers    Finding Aid

1945-1949
1 volume
Scrapbook.
Collection Number: MSS 1980-0002
Regional Director of the Textile Workers Union of America in Norwich, Connecticut, and Executive Secretary of the Connecticut State Labor Council, AFL-CIO.

Gavitt, Jr. (Alexander "Bud") Papers (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1920-2005
15.6 linear feet
Correspondence, Manuscripts, Newsletters, Notes, Photographs, Press releases.
Collection Number: MSS 2008-0064
The collection contains drafts and manuscripts of articles, publications, reports, correspondence, photographs and similar materials associated with Mr. Gavitt's long career in writing on agriculture related subjects.

Gaylord (Donald and Margaret) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1925-1984
.75 linear feet
Correspondence, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1993-0042
The collection contains materials relating to the donors' education at the Connecticut Agricultural College and their careers.

Gejdenson (Sam) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1981-2000
274.3 linear feet
Legislative files, reports, correspondence, audiotapes, videotapes.
Collection Number: MSS 2001-0008
Congressional records of Sam Gejdenson, U.S. Representative from Connecticut's 2nd Congressional district. The papers contain records spanning Gejdenson's twenty years in office. The papers include newspaper clippings on subjects ranging from veterans issues and the Groton submarine base, to Six Flags and tourism in Connecticut. Gejdenson's papers also include press releases concerning the environment, Electric Boat, and the Soviet Union's treatment of Jews.

Gerson (Louis) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1920-2003
1 linear foot
Audio visual materials.
Collection Number: MSS 2009-0037
The collection contains materials collected by Dr. Gerson, Emeritus Professor of Political Science, for his research.

Giaimo (Robert N.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1956-1981
344.35 linear feet
Legislative records, correspondence, reports, press releases.
Collection Number: MSS 1980-0003
The collection consists of Mr. Giaimo's records pertaining to his career as a United States Congressman representing Connecticut's Third District.

Gilbert (Albert C. and Ralph D.) Papers    Finding Aid

n.d., 1893-1896
.5 linear feet
Notebooks.
Collection Number: MSS 1990-0058
The collection contains notes taken by brothers Albert C. Gilbert and Ralph D. Gilbert while attending Storrs Agricultural College. The notes cover Agriculture, Dairy and Veterinary classes between 1893 and 1896.

Gillespie (Merrill) Papers    Finding Aid

1953-2002
.25 linear feet
Correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 2004-0029
The collection primarily consists of correspondence from Michael Rumaker to Merrill Gillespie. The bulk of the correspondence dates from 1953 to 1956 when Michael Rumaker was a student at Black Mountain College.

Gillespie (Richard H.) Railroad Photograph Collection    Finding Aid

undated, 1856-1961
2.5 linear feet
Negatives (photographic), Photographic prints
Collection Number: MSS 2013-0053
Photographic prints of steam and electric locomotives of the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad and a few of its predecessor railroad lines including the Naugatuck Railroad, the Connecticut River Railroad, the New York & New England Railroad and the New York, Westchester & Boston Railroad, collected by Richard H. Gillespie of Stamford, Connecticut. The collection also includes two scrapbooks compiled by Mr. Gillespie of newspaper clippings and photographic prints.

Gold (T.S.) Family Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1800-1907
14 linear feet
Correspondence, notes, lectures, speeches and publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1982-0002
The collection contains materials regarding the Gold and Cleveland families. Also included is information and publications concerning the Storrs Agricultural School (SAS), the Housatonic Valley Milk Association as well as other organizations of interest to the Gold families.

Goldring (Jack) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1936-1984
4 linear feet
Personal papers, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1991-0037
Political and labor activist associated with the Connecticut Communist Party.

Gómez (Magdalena) Papers    Finding Aid

1979-2012
11.35 linear feet
Correspondence, Ephemera, Fliers [printed matter].
Collection Number: MSS 2011-0071
Contains correspondence, photographs, CDs, posters, flyers, promotional postcards, press releases that document the life of Magdalena Gómez as a poet, writer, spoken word performer, and social activist for such issues as homeless, arts in K-12 education, teenage bullying, teenage empowerment through the arts, women’s rights, Latino/a and other minorities rights, etc… In addition there are materials such as flyers, posters, correspondence, and DVDs that document Magdalena Gómez involvement with Teatro V!DA, a theater project for at risk youth that she co-founded.

Good (Peter) Papers    Finding Aid

1990-2010
10 linear feet
Calendars, Publications, Realia.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0047
The collection contains calendars, posters and realia associated with the work of Cummings and Good Graphic Designs.

Goodwin (Dorothy C.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1925-1993
13 linear feet
Correspondence, reports, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1992-0036
The collection contains materials pertaining to Ms. Goodwin's political and academic career.

Graduate Student Calendar (UConn)    Finding Aid

1977
2 linear feet
Calendar.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0123
University of Connecticut Graduate Student Calendar from 1977.

Gramatky (Hardie) Papers    Finding Aid

circa 1970
4.5 linear feet
Artwork.
Collection Number: MSS 1985-0004
The collection contains original art, manuscripts and research materials for "Happy’s Christmas", published in 1970 by Putnam.

Granniss and Elmore Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1880-1940
57 linear feet
Financial records, invoice books.
Collection Number: MSS 1985-0005
General merchandise and grocery firm of Litchfield, Connecticut.

Gray (Henry D.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1953-1970
12 linear feet
Research files.
Collection Number: MSS 1984-0009
The Henry D. Gray Papers contain materials pertaining to the Hartford Commission on the City Plan.

Greater Hartford Labor Council Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1947-1982
17 linear feet
Correspondence, financial records, meeting minutes, photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 1983-0004
Formed in 1957 from its predecessor, the Hartford Central Labor Union (AFL) and the Greater Hartford Industrial Union Council (CIO).

Greene (John C.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1952-1999
5.5 linear feet
Correspondence, manuscripts and publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1996-0008
The collection contains Greene’s materials pertaining to early American science, the rise and development of evolutionary ideas in Western thought, and the historical relations of science, religion, and world view.

Greenwalt (Mary) Papers    Finding Aid

1936-1946
3 linear feet
Illustrations.
Collection Number: MSS 2012-0122
The Mary Greenwalt Papers include forty-four illustrations of her works on the lives of famous composers published between 1936 and 1946. Twenty-two illustrations have been identified as to the books in which they appeared; twenty-two remain unconnected to published works.

Gresser (Seymour) Papers    Finding Aid

1950-1958
.25 linear feet
Correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1980-0004
Correspondence of a literary nature to Gresser.

Grover (Beatrice) Papers    Finding Aid

undated
1 linear foot
Manuscripts, Illustrations.
Collection Number: MSS 1994-0015
The collection contains the original manuscript and illustrations of Broad Stripes and Bright Stars.

Gugler (Josef) East African Survey Collection    Finding Aid

1955-1999
52 linear feet
Administrative records, Field notes, Publications, Research (document genres)
Collection Number: MSS 2006_0229
The collection contains questionnaires, clippings, correspondence pertaining to surveys about East Africa from 1955-1999.

Gunn (Charles B.) Collection    Finding Aid

n.d., 1834-2002
10 linear feet
Photographs, notebooks, publications, maps, administrative and financial records.
Collection Number: MSS 1988-0001
The Charles B. Gunn Collection consists of papers produced by and about Gunn, as well as materials he collected of historical information about the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad Company, Penn Central, Amtrak, and Conrail. The collection includes photographs taken by Gunn when he served as official photographer for the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad Company, in the mid-1950s.

Gunnison (Foster, Jr.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1945-1994
55 linear feet
Correspondence, Organizational records, Conference proceedings, Student organization records, Periodicals, Posters, Fliers, Buttons, Newspaper clippings, and Photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 1996-0009
From 1963 to 1975, Foster Gunnison, Jr. collected the records of the Eastern Conference of Homophile Organizations (ECHO), an early coalition of organizations seeking the creation of a national homophile organization, and the records of gay and lesbian organizations throughout the United States. He founded his own organization, the Institute for Social Ethics (ISE), "a libertarian-oriented research facility and think tank for controversial social issues", in the early 1960's. In 1967 Gunnison authored, and the ISE published, the pamphlet An Introduction to the Homophile Movement which outlined the history, aims and objectives of the movement and profiles of organizations active in the movement. The publication was subsequently presented to the Committee on Religion and Psychiatry of the American Psychiatric Association.

H.K.H. Silk Company Records    Finding Aid

1892-1924
3 linear feet
Correspondence, administrative files.
Collection Number: MSS 1999-0066
Silk manufacturing company established prior to 1892 as Hammond, Knowlton and Company; changed name to HKH Silk Company in 1918, and then again to Heminway Silk Corporation in 1925.

H.P. & E. Day, Inc. Records    Finding Aid

1854-1955
5 linear feet
Financial records, administrative records, inventories, correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1988-0027
Manufacturer of molded hard rubber for small office and household items such as parts for mechanical pencils and fountain pens, established in 1902, in Seymour, Connecticut.

Hafner (Marylin) Papers    Finding Aid

undated
10 linear feet
Correspondence and artwork.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0038
The collection contains correspondence, illustrations, pre and post publication materials pertaining to 28 titles illustrated by Ms. Hafner.

Haight (Lyndon A.) Central New England Railway Collection    Finding Aid

1886-1956
4.6 linear feet
Photocopies.
Collection Number: MSS 2000-0041
The collection consists of photocopies of timetables, maps, posters, correspondence and historical writings about the Central New England Railway, gathered by Lyndon A. Haight as research materials.

Hall (Charles G.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1828-1972
2 linear feet
Correspondence, diaries, publications, photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 1979-0006
The Charles G. Hall Papers contain correspondence, diaries, family papers, scrapbooks, photographs, publications, and other papers, relating to Hall's personal life, student days at Connecticut Agricultural College, activities as doorkeeper of Connecticut House of Representatives, state politics, events at University of Connecticut, and family affairs.

Hall (Joan Joffe) Papers    Finding Aid

1954-2011
25 linear feet
Correspondence, Manuscripts, Publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0036
Joan Joffe Hall Papers include the clippings, correspondence and manuscripts of poet and educator Joan Joffe Hall. Hall taught at the University of Connecticut with a joint appointment in English and Women's Studies for forty years, beginning in 1963. Nationally renowned for her poetry and prose, she has published several collections of her work.

Hammer (Thorvald F.) Papers    Finding Aid

n.d., 1854-1987
27.5 linear feet

Collection Number: MSS 1989-0096
President of Malleable Iron Fittings Company of Branford, Connecticut. Papers consist of correspondence, reports, surveys, personnel records, production and reference materials, photographs, drawings and blueprints, malleable iron casting models, historical data and biographical information.

Hampton Antiquarian and Historical Society Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1768-1977
24.2 linear feet
Administrative records, Clippings (information artifacts)., Correspondence, Legal documents, Photographs, Postcards, Publications
Collection Number: MSS 1984-0010
This collection contains the archive of the Hampton Antiquarian and Historical Society. Built on a diverse collection of documents, photographs and artifacts, the collection showcases the history of Hampton from the nineteenth century through early twentieth century.

Handicapped Homemakers Project Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

n.d., 1954-1972
5 linear feet
Administrative records, photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 1980-0005
Collection contains materials pertaining to a five year project.

Harris Graphics Company Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1879-1979
26 linear feet
Artwork, Correspondence, Financial Records, Legal documents, Notes, Pamphlets, Photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 1989-0090
The Harris Graphics Company Records consists of the administrative and financial records of the Harris Graphics Company and C.B. Cottrell & Sons, a printing press manufacturer bought out by Harris Graphics in the early 1980s.

Harrison (Lou) Papers    Finding Aid

1946-1971
.1 linear feet
Correspondence, manuscripts, typescripts.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0203
The collection contains manuscripts and correspondence concerning the publication of Harrison’s About Carl Ruggles: Section Four of a Book on Ruggles

Hartford Electric Light Company Records    Finding Aid

1876-1962
40 linear feet

Collection Number: MSS 1996-0010
Electric company of Hartford, Connecticut, established in 1882. Records consist of writings about the history of the company, correspondence, contracts, notes, maps, photographs, publications and financial records.

Hartford National Bank & Trust Company Records    Finding Aid

1792-1976
350 linear feet
Business and financial records, correspondence, scrapbooks, photographs, signature books, newspaper clippings, memorabilia.
Collection Number: MSS 1995-0030
Founded in 1792 as the Hartford Bank.

Hartford National Corporation Records    Finding Aid

n.d., 1792-1995
180 linear feet
Financial, corporate, loan, and customer records, advertisements and promotional publications, reports of bank examiners, memorabilia.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0300
Created in 1969 with the purchase of Hartford National Bank and Trust Company. Merged with Connecticut National Bank in 1982 and Shawmut National Corporation in 1988. Purchased by Fleet Bank in 1995.

Hartford Stock Exchange Records    Finding Aid

1918-1925
.25 linear feet
Financial records.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0376
Official quotation book of stock prices from businesses in the Hartford, Connecticut, area.

Hausman (Gerald) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1981
5.2 linear feet
Correspondence, manuscripts, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0133
The collection contains manuscripts and correspondence pertaining to a significant number of Hausman’s published books, in addition to the books and audiobooks themselves.

Haymarket People's Fund Records    Finding Aid

1971-1983
3 linear feet
Administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 1995-0021
Contains organization's files for its activities in Connecticut.

Health Center Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1921-2012
117.15 linear feet
Administrative records, correspondence, reports, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0129
The University of Connecticut Health Center is a vibrant organization composed of the School of Medicine, School of Dental Medicine, John Dempsey Hospital, the UConn Medical Group and University Dentists. Founded in 1961, the Health Center pursues a mission of providing outstanding health care education in an environment of exemplary patient care, research and public service. The Health Center's main campus is situated on 162 acres in Farmington, CT.

Heinold (George) Papers    Finding Aid

1916-1982
7.25 linear feet
Correspondence, Publications, Photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0204
This collection chronicles the literary and photographic career of George W. Heinold, a native of Madison, Connecticut and writer of popular stories about outdoor life, fishing, and hunting.

Herrmann (Eleanor) Nursing History Collection    Finding Aid

1904-2007
.6 linear feet
Administrative records, Awards, Clippings (information artifacts), Fliers [printed matter], Photographs, Scrapbooks, Sound recordings
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0329
Materials collected by Eleanor Herrmann, Professor of Nursing at the University of Connecticut, regarding the history of nursing.

Hewitt (Martha) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1911-1969
1.25 linear feet
Correspondence, Photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 2008-0042
Martha Hewitt was the wife of Dr. Harold Hewitt. Dr. Hewitt was a professor of chemistry and Dean of the School of Pharmacy at the University of Connecticut from 1947 until his retirement in February 1972. The collection contains a small amount of correspondence from Martha Hewitt to her family while traveling in Europe, documentation for her application to the DAR and other random personal papers. The majority of the photographs are of Mrs. Hewitt's family, although there are some of Dr. Hewitt.

Higginbotham (William) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1895, 1902, 1931-1972
4.5 linear feet
Photographs, negatives.
Collection Number: MSS 2011-0083
William Higginbotham has photographed railroad locomotives and scenes since the 1930s. The papers consist of images of railroad locomotives and cars, stations and structures and other scenes, of street railway cars New England and of trains and scenes of the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad and the New York Central Railroad.

Hill (Evan) Papers    Finding Aid

1880-1987
14.4 linear feet
Administrative Records, Books, Clippings (information artifacts), Correspondence, Ephemera, Fliers. [printed matter], Histories, Memorabilia, Notebooks, Notes, Photographic negatives, Photographic prints, Publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1987-0003
The collection contains the research and publications of Evan Hill, journalism professor, and head of the jourbalism department, at the University of Connecticut from 1965 to 1984.

Hill (Henry) Papers    Finding Aid

1805-1962
2.75 linear feet
Correspondence, financial documents, legal documents, artifacts.
Collection Number: MSS 2000-0122
The Hill Papers primarily consist of family correspondence to and from Henry Hill. Other correspondents include his wife, Lucy M.R. Hill, several of their ten children and various family relations. In addition, the collection contains materials pertaining to the business activities of the Hill and Russel families, particularly in regard to the acquisition of property. Several members of the Hill and Russel families were interested in genealogy and a genealogical report is included in the finding aid to assist researchers in identifying how the individuals are related.

Hill (James M.) Papers    Finding Aid

1831-1888
.75 linear foot
Financial records.
Collection Number: MSS 1996-0011
General store owner of North Madison, Connecticut.

History Department Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

1951-2006
.25 linear feet
Administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 1999-0039
Materials pertaining to the programs and activities of the department.

Ho (Fred) Papers    Finding Aid

1892-1996
31.2 linear feet
Correspondence and publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1999-0036
Collection contains essays, articles, poetry, music, commentaries, critical reviews, speeches, video recordings and musical recordings written, performed and collected by Fred Ho [Asian American Musician, composer, writer and activist].

Hoberman (Mary Ann) Papers    Finding Aid

1961-2010
11.1 linear feet
Books, correspondence, manuscripts, works of art.
Collection Number: MSS 2005-0168
The collection consists of materials related to children's author Mary Ann Hoberman. The recipient of numerous awards for her children's books and poetry. The materials include her and other authors books, manuscripts, original artwork, poetry, and various administrative records.

Hoffman (Marion) Political Collection    Finding Aid

1974-2009
2 linear feet
Clippings (information artifacts), Correspondence, Ephemera, Fliers [printed matter], Photographs, Publications
Collection Number: MSS 2013.0081
The collection contains ephemera, correspondence, published materials associated with Connecticut Democratic politics collected byMarion Hoffman.

Hoffman (Rosekrans) Papers    Finding Aid

1992
3 linear feet
Correspondence and artwork.
Collection Number: MSS 1994-0005
The collection consists of 12 pieces of correspondence and 41 pieces of original artwork pertaining to Jane Yolen's Mother Goose Songbook (1992).

Hoffman Family Papers    Finding Aid

n.d., 1933-1998
9 linear feet
Correspondence, photocopies, photographs, audio visual materials, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1999-0106
The principal members of the Hoffman family present in the collection are John and Florence Hoffman; Abbie, Jack, and Phyllis, their children; Rose Shanberg, Florence’s sister; and Anita Hoffman, Abbie’s second wife. Other family members that appear in the collection include Joan Hoffman, Jack’s wife; Sheila, Andrew, and Ilya "Amy" Hoffman, Abbie’s first wife and children; america, Abbie and Anita’s son; and Johanna Lawrenson, Abbie’s common-law wife.

Hoglund (A. William) Papers (UConn)    Finding Aid

1868-1997
42.9 linear feet
Correspondence, Notes, Publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1993-0045
The collection contains the administrative records of Dr. A. William Hoglund, Professor of History at the University of Connecticut from 1961 until his retirement in 1997.

Hogrogian (Nonny) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1953-2000
19 linear feet
Books, clippings, correspondence, dummies, ephemera, illustrations, works of art.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0059
Illustrations, drawings, and proofs of works by children's book author and illustrator Nonny Hogrogian. The collection contains materials related to more than two dozen works by Hogrogian.

Holcombe (Seth P.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1887, 1946-1953
2.5 linear feet
Photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 2012-0040
The Papers consist of approximately 350 photographic prints and 500 negatives of images of steam locomotives mostly of the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad, taken in the Hartford, Connecticut, area.

Holley Manufacturing Company Records    Finding Aid

n.d., 1847-1933
75 linear feet
Correspondence, administrative records, financial records, sales records, labor records.
Collection Number: MSS 1980-0028
Lakeville (town of Salisbury), Connecticut, firm which produced pocket cutlery and related products from 1844 to 1946.

Homar (Lorenzo) Collection    Finding Aid

1979
3 linear feet
Posters.
Collection Number: MSS 2003-0014
A portfolio of 14 posters designed by Homar.

Honors Program Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1983-2010
90.5 linear feet
Administrative Records.
Collection Number: MSS 1987-0008
Administrative and academic files of the honors program at the University of Connecticut. The records contain general information on students enrolled in the program, course materials, scholarship and award information, and specific information concerning students enrolled in the Pre-Med honors program.

Honors Theses Collection    Paper finding aid available in repository



Theses.
Collection Number: MSS 1987-0008
Theses produced by students in the University of Connecticut's (undergraduate) Honors Program.

Houghton Mifflin Company Records    Finding Aid

undated

Correspondence, Books, Posters, Audiotapes, Videotapes, Promotional materials, Production materials, Mechanicals, Proofs, Layouts, Cromos, Folded and Gathereds, and Catalogs.
Collection Number: MSS 1993-0076
This collection has not yet been organized for unassisted research use. Researchers wishing to access this collection must make prior arrangements with the Curator before visiting Archives & Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center. The collection comes from the Houghton Mifflin Children's Trade Book Department. The collection was obtained by a donation from Walter Lorraine of the Houghton Mifflin Publishing Company.

Hubbell (Patricia) Papers    Finding Aid

1988-1990
.5 linear feet
Books, Manuscripts.
Collection Number: MSS 2002-0048
Books and poems by author Patricia Hubbell. The collection contains more than a dozen of Hubbell's works, as well as correspondence, notes, manuscrips, and dummies produced during her career.

Hurlburt (Lena M.) Papers    Finding Aid

n.d., 1905-1910
.25 linear feet
School records, photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 2002-0124
In 1906, Lena H. Hurlburt (Class of 1908) became the first woman on the student newspaper editorial board. The collection contains 3 small photograph albums documenting campus life and activities and one volume documenting her work as a teacher (1909-1910).

Hurlbut (Clinton C.) Papers    Finding Aid

1868-1975
2 linear feet
Photographs, artifacts, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 2003-0059
The collection consists of a switchyard layout diagram, published materials, photographs, and a signalman's hand lamp belonging to New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad signal superintendent Clinton C. Hurlbut, who worked for the railroad from 1912 to 1961.

Hutchins (Elizabeth Dennis) Papers    Finding Aid

n.d., 1935-1936
.25 linear feet
Correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 2005-0068
Correspondence to Elizabeth Dennis from home while she attended college and law school.

Hyman (Trina Schart) Papers    Finding Aid

1985-1994
1 linear foot
Correspondence, Illustrations,, Manuscripts, Notes, Publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1991-0050
Collection of children's book author and illustrator Triana Schart Hyman. The collection contains correspondence, illustrations, manuscripts, and notes related to her and other authors' works.

Ihrke (Walter R.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1925-1988
21.1 linear feet
Scores, Notes, Sound recordings, Publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1989-0082
Walter Ihrke, a composer and musician, headed the music department at the University of Connecticut from 1949-1965. The collection contains scores and recordings as well as correspondence, publications and documentation of Ihrke's "Automated Musical Training" ["Ihrke Method"].

Impact Visuals Photograph Collection    Finding Aid

undated, 1964-2000 [bulk 1983-1999]
4.75 linear feet
Photographs, slides and negatives
Collection Number: MSS 2003-0047
Photographs, slides and negatives primarily of South Africa and the anti-apartheid movement. Some supporting material on photo cooperatives and the shooting death of Abdul Shariff, one of the photographers represented in the collection.

Ingalls (James A.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1916-1996
29 linear feet
Publications, union contracts.
Collection Number: MSS 1992-0045
Contracts, correspondence, legal records, financial records, newspaper clippings and notes gathered and generated by James A. Ingalls, a field representative for the International Union of Electrical, Radio & Machine Workers, AFL-CIO, from the 1950s to the 1992. Materials give details from when Ingalls represented Connecticut local chapters to negotiate contracts, resolve strikes and lockouts, and develop collective bargaining agreements, pension plans and compensation and health benefits packages.

Ingraham (Dudley) Papers    Finding Aid

1852-1979
26.5 linear feet
Correspondence, personal papers, and business records.
Collection Number: MSS 1980-0036
President (1954-56) of E. Ingraham Company, manufacturer of clocks and watches in Bristol, Connecticut.

Ingraham (Edward) Papers    Finding Aid

n.d., 1787-1971
12 linear feet
Correspondence, business records.
Collection Number: MSS 1980-0035
President (1927-54) of E. Ingraham Company, manufacturer of clocks and watches in Bristol, Connecticut.

Institute of Cooperative Marketing (UConn)    Finding Aid

1927
.25 linear feet
Photocopies.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0082
The collection contains papers given on various topics associated with the Institute in 1927.

Institute of Public Service (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1945-1999
2.6 linear feet
Publications, Brochures, Photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0083
Publications, brochures, photographs and materials associated with the programs and training offered by the University of Connecticut Institute of Public Service.

Institute of Urban Research (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1960s-1970s
3.9 linear feet
Administrative records, reports.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0085
The collection contains reports, administrative records and publications of the Institute of Urban Research.

Institute of Water Resources Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

n.d., 1969-1986
.5 linear feet
Correspondence, reports.
Collection Number: MSS 1994-0074
The collection includes correspondence, reports, notes, fliers and publications of the Institute of Water Resouces at the University of Connecticut. The Special Reports have been removed and catalogued.

International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers, Canel Lodge 700 Records    Finding Aid

n.d., 1958-1981
20 linear feet
Administrative files, labor relation board case files.
Collection Number: MSS 1984-0024
Lodge founded in Middletown, Connecticut, in 1959, organized by the machinists at the Canel Atomic Testing Lab, which was later taken over by Pratt & Whitney.

International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers, Aeronautical Industrial District Lodge 91 Records    Finding Aid

n.d., 1937-1983
95 linear feet
Administrative files, legal files, correspondence, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1984-0017
The collection contains the working administrative and legal files of the union. Some financial documents are also included. The most significant event documented in this collection is the nine week strike from July to August 1960, involving Lodges 1746 and 743. The unfair labor practice and damage suits and counter suits filed after this strike continued throughout the 1960s.

International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers, Local 1746A Records    Finding Aid

n.d., 1964-1983
54.85 linear feet
By-laws, contracts, publications, personnel records, financial records.
Collection Number: MSS 1990-0040
Lodge representing production workers at United Technologies Corporation’s Pratt and Whitney plants in Southington, Connecticut.

International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers, Lodge 1746 Records    Finding Aid

n.d., 1943-1983
49 linear feet
Administrative records, contracts and negotiations, financial records, membership material, employee information, job descriptions, publications, memorabilia.
Collection Number: MSS 1983-0005
Chartered in 1945 representing production workers at United Technologies Corporation’s Pratt and Whitney plant in East Hartford, Connecticut.

International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers, Lodge 2126 Records    Finding Aid

n.d., 1958-1961
.5 linear feet
Correspondence, administrative records, financial records.
Collection Number: MSS 2000-0121
The collection covers the period 1958 through 1961, although the majority of the materials are dated 1959-1960. The Lodge Records include correspondence, by-laws, agreements, minutes and financial records.

International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers, Lodge 707 Records    Finding Aid

n.d., 1952-2002
18 linear feet
Administrative files, scrapbooks.
Collection Number: MSS 1984-0014
Chartered in 1974, representing machinists at United Aircraft’s Pratt and Whitney plant in North Haven, Connecticut. Originally organized as the United Automobile Workers Local 1234 in 1952.

International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers, Lodge 743 Records    Finding Aid

n.d., 1950-1980
33 linear feet
Administrative files, membership records.
Collection Number: MSS 1984-0013
Chartered in 1941 to represent members of the International Association of Machinists at Hamilton Standard in East Hartford, Connecticut. In 1952 it moved to Windsor Locks, Connecticut.

International Rescue Committee, Central America Records    Finding Aid

1976-2000
40 linear feet

Collection Number: MSS 1999-0109
The collection is comprised of materials documenting the immigration of Latin Americans, in to the United States, during the 1980s and 1990s, and the International Rescue Committee's role in assiting that immigration. The collection consists of administrative records, financial records, legal documents, correspondence, notes, photographs, and transcripts.

International Silver Company Records    Finding Aid

n.d., 1853-1916
48 linear feet
Financial records, correspondence, catalogs, memorabilia.
Collection Number: MSS 1980-0008
Company formed through the purchase of twelve silver and cutlery companies in Connecticut, including Holmes & Edwards Silver Company of Bridgeport, Meriden Britannia Company of Meriden, Norwich Cutlery of Hartford, and William Rogers Manufacturing Company of Hartford; and the Manhattan Silver Plate Company of Lyons, New York.

International Studies Committee Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

n.d., 1985-1989
.2 linear feet
Correspondence, reports.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0343
Materials concerning the review of the program at the University of Connecticut.

International Union of Steam Engineers, Local 62 Records    Finding Aid

n.d., 1901-1905
.1 linear feet
Correspondence, reports.
Collection Number: MSS 1984-0008
Labor union of steam-driven construction equipment operators of Danbury, Connecticut. Collection consists of correspondence, grievance reports, by-laws and constitution, and membership lists. Includes information about work conditions of the union members and a strike in 1904

International Women's Year Conference Records    Finding Aid

n.d., 1973-1980
2.5 linear feet
Administrative records, resolutions.
Collection Number: MSS 1986-0003
Materials pertaining to the activities of the representatives to the Connecticut Conference.

Iron Workers Association of Reading, Pennsylvania, Records    Finding Aid

undated
0.1 linear feet
Notebook.
Collection Number: MSS 1999-0040
Notebook with handwritten constitution and by-laws of association.

Italian Risorgimento Collection    Finding Aid

1650-1918
150 linear feet
Books, broadsides, pamphlets, periodicals.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0312
The Italian Risorgimento Collection is comprised of broadsides, pamphlets, books and periodicals from the period of the unification of Italy, 1789 to 1879, with some documents dating as early as 1650.

Italians of New London Oral History Collection    Finding Aid

n.d., 1997-1998
3.3 linear feet
Video tape.
Collection Number: MSS 2001-0118
Video tape interviews with individuals of Italian descent in the New London, Connecticut area.

Ives & Pierce Records    Finding Aid

1895-1929
34 linear feet
Financial records.
Collection Number: MSS 1979-0008
Canaan, Connecticut, general merchants, specializing in the sale of grain, chicken feed, and poultry and agricultural supplies for farmers.

J. & E. Stevens Company Records    Finding Aid

1888-1898
1 linear foot
Financial records.
Collection Number: MSS 2008-0024
Toy company of Cromwell, Connecticut, specializing in the manufacture of cast iron toys, especially mechanical iron banks and cap pistols. Collection consists of one financial ledger of the company listing expenses, suppliers and customers, including Montgomery Ward and Gimbel Brothers.

J.B. Williams Company Records    Finding Aid

1853-1956
85 linear feet
Administrative, general, purchasing, sales, and labor records.
Collection Number: MSS 1967-0001
Maker of men’s fine toiletries, including shaving cream, talcum powder, toilet soaps, and other toilet preparations, established in Glastonbury, Connecticut, in 1848.

J.P. Harrington and Company Records    Finding Aid

1860-1900
2.5 linear feet
Financial records.
Collection Number: MSS 1979-0007
General merchants of Collinsville, Connecticut.

Jacobus (Lee A.) Photograph Collection    Paper finding aid available in repository

1975-1977
8 linear feet
Photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 1975-0006
The collection consists of photographs of Northeastern Connecticut made by Lee A. Jacobus under the direction of the Northeast Planning Region of Connecticut.

Jakobsen (Kathy) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1978-2005
17.7 linear feet
Artwork, audio visual materials, books, color slides, correspondence, drawings, illustrations, photographs, posters, publications, sketches, and videocassettes.
Collection Number: MSS 2006-0245
Jakobsen is one of America's premier folk artists. Her paintings are part of a number of permanent collections, including those of the Museum of American Folk Art and the Smithsonian. She is well known as a book illustrator for such titles as "Johnny Appleseed" (1990) and "This Land is Your Land"(1998) and has authored and illustrated two books, "My New York"(1993) and "Meet me in the Magic Kingdom"(1995).

Jarvis (Chester D.) Papers    Finding Aid

1909-1913
.25 linear feet
Correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0136
Chester D. Jarvis (1876-1948) was a horticulturist who worked at the Connecticut Agricultural College from 1906-1915. He began in the Agricultural Experiment Station and was later named director of the reorganized Extension Service in 1913. Jarvis served in the latter capacity until 1915 when he became a specialist in Agricultural Education for the Department of Agriculture.

Jeffers (Susan) Papers    Finding Aid

undated
3 linear feet
Proofs.
Collection Number: MSS 2003-0013
Art of childhood illustration press proofs for cover.

Jensen (Oliver O.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1840s-2001
88.5 linear feet
Administrative Records, Audio cassettes, Audio visual materials, Books, Civil actions, Color slides, Contracts, Correspondence, Diaries, Financial Records, Manuscripts, Maps, Minutes, Newsletters, Newspapers, Notebooks, Notes, Oral Histories, Photocopies, Photographs, Press releases, Publications, Speeches, Typescripts, Videocassettes, Works of Art.
Collection Number: MSS 2003-0042
Personal and professional papers of Oliver Ormerod Jensen, writer, editor, self-taught historian, and railroad enthusiast.

Johansen (Elaine) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1920-1989
12 linear feet
Research notes, manuscripts.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0368
The collection contains materials pertaining to Dr. Johansen's research and publications on comparable worth and pay equity, in addition to some lecture notes.

Johnson (Louise T.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1959-1971
.1 linear feet
Correspondence, personal papers.
Collection Number: MSS 1999-0097
The collection consists of a small number of materials documenting the career of Louise Teich Johnson (UConn Class of 1936) who taught in the School of Home Economics for 25 years.

Johnson (Nancy L.) Papers    Finding Aid

circa 1980-2009
241 linear feet
Correspondence, reports, administrative records, clippings, photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 2007-0008
The papers of Congresswoman Nancy Lee Johnson. A member of the Connecticut state senate (1977-1982) and delegate to the Republican National Convention in 1980, Ms. Johnson was elected as a Republican to the Ninety-eighth and to the eleven succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1983-January 3, 2007). Ms. Johnson was a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives from 1983 to 2007, representing first the 6th district and later the 5th District of Connecticut following the elimination of the 6th district.

Jones (Clyde) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1962-1987
2.5 linear feet
Administrative records, school records, photocopies, notes.
Collection Number: MSS 2004-0102
The professional papers of Dr. CLyde Jones, a retired faculty member affiliated with the School of Family Studies (formerly Home Economics).

Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

1977-1979
.25 linear feet
Fliers.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0256
The collection contains handbills for performances held between 1977 and 1979.

Joshua's Tract Conservation and Historic Trust, Inc. Records    Finding Aid

[1675], 1963-2006
3 linear feet
Administrative records, By-Laws, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 2007-0027
Joshua's Tract Conservation and Historic Trust is a membership organization formed in 1966 to receive gifts of money and land, or to buy land of historic, aesthetic, or scientific value, to be preserved for the benefit of future generations. Its region of concern includes the northeast Connecticut towns of Andover, Ashford, Chaplin, Columbia, Coventry, Franklin, Hampton, Lebanon, Mansfield, Scotland, Tolland, Willington, and Windham. Together with Joshua's Trust conservation restriction easements these properties create significant green corridors throughout the region, often abutting other agency's protected lands, watersheds, and trails. Records document the operations, activities and programs of the organization and include founding documents, by-laws, annual reports, meeting minutes, subject files, newsclippings, photographs and publications.

Kaplan (Edward) Papers    Finding Aid

1955-1983
.15 linear feet
Manuscripts, correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1984-0015
Manuscripts of poems.

Katz (David A.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated
.1 linear feet
Artwork, Books, Fliers. [printed matter]
Collection Number: MSS 2004-0059
The collection contains materials relating to Katz's publication You can be a woman engineer published in 1995, sixth in his "You can be a woman..." series.

Katz (Lewis) Papers (UConn)    Finding Aid

1962-1988
6.75 linear feet
Administrative Records. Correspondence, Financial Records, Fliers [printed matter], Notes, Publications
Collection Number: MSS 1988-0035
The Lewis Katz Papers contain administrative documentation of his work as a Professor of Chemistry (1952-1988) and Vice President of Academic Affairs (circa 1981-1988) at the University of Connecticut.

Keeney Newspaper Collection    Finding Aid

1873-1921
1 linear feet
Newspapers.
Collection Number: MSS 2001-0085
The collection contains an assortment of newspapers from a variety of locations in New England, spanning the years 1873 to 1921.

Kellems (Vivien) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1883-1976
82.75 linear feet
Personal papers, administrative records, financial records, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1992-0033
Vivien Kellems, Connecticut businesswoman and activist, served as president of the Kellems Cable Grip Company into the early 1960s. She also devoted herself to challenging the United States Government on issues such as personal rights during war time, business tax withholding from employees, inflated singles income tax and fair voting procedures.

Kellogg (Steven) Collection    Finding Aid

1997
4 linear feet
Artifact.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0072
The collection consists of a stuffed toy in a plastic jar [Mysterious Tadpole & Toy in a Jar, Penguin Putnam, 1997] and drawings by Kellogg created during a Children’s Bookfair event.

Kelly (Robert) Papers    Finding Aid

1967-1969
.1 linear feet
Correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 2001-0081
The collection contains correspondence between George Minkoff, Robert Kelly and "Button", primarily in regard to the publication of a broadside of Common Shore, Book 5.

Kennelly (Barbara) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1977-1998
79.3 linear feet
Correspondence, reports, speeches, notes.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0369
Barbara Bailey Kennelly represented Connecticut in Congress for 17 years, leaving in 1999 as the highest ranking woman member in the history of the House of Representatives to that time. The collection includes correspondence to and from constituents and colleagues, notes, research materials, speeches, official congressional documents, congressional records, press clips, photographs, audio and video tapes, and special interest reports.

Kent Iron Company Records    Finding Aid

1832-1882
12.5 linear feet
Administrative records, labor records, financial records.
Collection Number: MSS 1979-0009
Formed in 1864 by a group of residents of Kent, Connecticut.

Keyes (Wilma) Papers    Finding Aid

1926-1972
1.8 linear feet
Correspondence, publications, administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 1988-0019
From 1938 to 1963, Wilma Keyes was an assistant professor of Related Arts at the University of Connecticut, School of Home Economics. When she arrived at the University of Connecticut only five art courses were being offered. During her tenure she developed and taught over 20 new art courses and saw the beginning of the School of Fine Arts as a distinct department from the School of Home Economics. At the time of her retirement, over 60 courses were being offered in the arts program.

Khairallah (Edward) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1958-1996
13.5 linear feet
Administrative Records, Correspondence, Galley proofs, Manuscripts.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0305
The collection contains the professional papers of Edward A. Khairallah, Professor of Molecular and Cell Biology, at the University of Connecticut.

King (George, IV) Alternative Press Collection    Finding Aid

2001-2003
2.5 linear feet
Publications, posters, brochures, fliers.
Collection Number: MSS 2001-0100
The collection includes publications, newspapers and fliers concerning the anti-war activities, independent media, People's Summit (September 2001, Washington, D.C.) the Attack on America (September 2001), and World Economic Forum (February 2002).

King (Robert D.) Papers    Finding Aid

1937-1970
46 linear feet
Fliers [printed matter], Legal documents, Notes, Publications, Transcripts
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0115
The collection contains materials acquired by Mr. King during his involvement with the International Military Tribunal at Nuremberg as a prosecutor in the justice case.

Kirwan (Anna) Papers    Finding Aid

1991-2012
9 linear feet
Books, Clippings (information artifacts), Correspondence, Manuscripts (document genre), Page proofs, Posters
Collection Number: MSS 2012-0073
Anna Kirwan was the best-selling author of two titles in "The Royal Diaries" series, Victoria, May Blossom of Britannia and Lady of Pelanque, Flower of Bacal, as well as a title in the Portrait series, Of Flowers and Shadows. She was an accomplished poet as well, and her work appeared in a number of anthologies, including The Alchemist’s Retort and Alphabestiary. The collection contains materials connnected to the following books: Of Flowers and Shados, My Royal Story, Flower of the sun, Mating of Jaguars, Victoria: May Blossom of Britannia, The Jewel of Life, Xanadu, Realms of Fantasy, Mother Earth: Poems of our planet, Sherwood: Under the Burning Yew, The Juliet Series, Lady of Palenque, and adaptations of Huckleberry Finnn and Tom Sawyer. It includes books, posters, manuscripts, proofs, clippings, research notes, promotional material, and correspondence, dating from 1991-2012.

Klak (Helen A.) Papers    Finding Aid

1989-1990
1 linear foot
Illustrations.
Collection Number: MSS 2003-0114
The collection contains illustrations, separations, correspondence and a published copy of the book.

Klar (James S.) Photograph Collection    Finding Aid

undated, 1974-1976
5 linear feet
Photographs, negatives, and slides.
Collection Number: MSS 1990-0036
Photographer of southern New England railroad stations.

Klinck (Irene and Merle) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1923, 1971
.2 linear feet
Notes, Resolutions, Scores.
Collection Number: MSS 2013-0043
The collection contains materials associated with Irene and Merle Klinck. Mr. Klinck was employed as an Instructor, Farm Machinery beginning in 1918. By 1943, Klinck was an Associate Professor of Agricultural Engineering and Acting Department Head.

Knight (Clayton) Papers    Finding Aid

undated
11 linear feet
Manuscripts, Dummies, Book jacket dummies, Illustrations.
Collection Number: MSS 1995-0048
The collection contains Knight's manuscripts materials, such as book dummies, book jacket dummies and illustrations.

Knight (Hilary) Papers    Finding Aid

1956-2001
17.5 linear feet
Artwork, Illustrations, Dummies.
Collection Number: MSS 1992-0047
Hilary Knight is the son of author/illustrators Clayton Knight and Katherine Sturges. Knight has carried out the family tradition of having a career in children's literature, as he has illustrated over fifty children's books. He is well known for his illustrations for the classic Eloise books. The extensive collection includes materials for books such as When I Have a Little Girl, Most-of-The-Time Maxie, Pettifur and Ten Tall Soldiers. Besides this initial donation, Mr. Knight has also donated materials by and about his mother, illustrator Katherine Sturges.

Koller (James) Papers    Finding Aid

1959-1986
5 linear feet
Correspondence, photographs, manuscripts, typescripts, notes.
Collection Number: MSS 1974-0002
The collection primarily consists of letters to James Koller from various friends and colleagues (including Philip Whalen) and original manuscripts and typescripts of Koller's poetry and novels.

Krauss (Ruth) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1929-1992
40.25 linear feet
Correspondence, manuscripts, proofs, galleys, sketches, illustrations.
Collection Number: MSS 1994-0007
The Ruth Krauss Papers span the late 1920s to the early 1990s (bulk dates 1950s-1980s) and includes materials pertaining to Krauss's writing for children and for adults, from the earliest stages to final, published works. The collection also includes correspondence and financial records, and some material related to Krauss’s husband David Liesk (Crockett Johnson). The collection, especially in the Children’s Literature series, is incomplete; the papers contain little or no materials pertaining to some of Krauss’s works, especially some of the earlier ones.

Krayeske (Ken) Papers    Finding Aid

1969-2009
39 linear feet
Administrative Records, Civil actions, Clippings (information artifacts), Correspondence, Ephemera, Fliers. [printed matter], Legal Records, Manuscripts, Newsletters, Notes, Photographs, Publications, Realia.
Collection Number: MSS 2003-0090
The Ken Krayeske Papers consist of administrative records, publications, pamphlets, correspondence, clippings, financial records, fliers, legal documents, audio cassettes, photographs, and posters of Meriden, Connecticut based attorney and activist Ken Krayeske. The collection contains materials from 1969 to 2009, with the bulk of the collection comprised of materials from the 1990s and 2000s.

Krupinski (Loretta) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1990-2002
19.75 linear feet
Artwork, correspondence, manuscripts, photocopies.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0116
The collection contains original and final artwork, sketches, correspondence, proofs, layouts, book dummies, illustrations, and galleys for twenty-three books illustrated by Loretta Krupinski.

Labor Education Center Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1949-1970
13.25 linear feet
Administrative files, reports.
Collection Number: MSS 1981-0005
Established to fulfill the educational, consultation and research needs of Connecticut's union, employee organizations and their members in the field of labor education.

Ladd (Everett C., Jr.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1959-2000
51.2 linear feet
Correspondence, publications, research materials, survey data.
Collection Number: MSS 2000-0038
The collection contains the professional papers of Dr. Ladd, professor of political science and director of the Roper Center at the University of Connecticut.

LaMay (Robert A.) Papers    Finding Aid


16.5 linear feet
Photographic images, timetables, guides, brochures, pamphlets, and published items
Collection Number: MSS 2002-0121
Robert A. LaMay is a collector of railroad publications and memorabilia and a photographer of railroad locomotives and scenes, particularly those of southern New England and the New York City area. His papers include timetables, guides, brochures, and other items collected by Mr. LaMay as well as photographic prints, slides and negatives of railroad images taken by him of locomotives and scenes associated with the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad, Penn Central, Conrail, Amtrak, Metro-North Commuter Railroad, Shore Line East and other railroad lines in the United States.

Lamson (George H.) Collection    Finding Aid

ca. 1920-1935
.25 linear feet
Correspondence, clippings, photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 1983-0006
Mr. George H. Lamson, Jr. was a faculty member at Connecticut Agricultural College for over twenty-five years. Professor of Zoology and Entomology, Lamson became the Dean of the Division of Arts and Sciences until his death in 1931. He is best known for his research on parasitic insects.

Landauer (Walter) Collection    Finding Aid

1919-1996
4 linear feet
Correspondence, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1993-0057
The collection consists of materials pertaining to Dr. Landauer's research in genetics.

Latin American Newspapers Collection    Finding Aid

1800-
960 linear feet
Newspapers.
Collection Number: MSS 1994-0008
Politics, commerce, social life, and other Latin American and Caribbean affairs of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries are covered in the approximately 2000 titles of the Latin American Newspapers Collection. The collection is strongest for the late nineteenth century and contains newspapers from virtually every country of Latin America and the Caribbean. The most notable portion of the collection is represented by newspapers from Bolivia and Peru. Twenty-nine cities of Bolivia are represented with major holdings from the cities of La Paz and Cochabamba. Newspaper titles are available from 18 cities of Peru. Examples of some of the larger runs in the collection include El Comercio (La Paz); El Comercio de Bolivia (La Paz); La (La Paz); El Telégrafo (La Paz); and El Heraldo (Cochabamba).

Laurie S. Wiseberg and Harry Scoble Human Rights Internet Collection    Finding Aid

undated, 1977-

Publications.
Collection Number: MSS 2004-0112
The collection includes thousands of human rights publications from around the world collected from 1977 to the present by Human Rights Internet, a non-governmental organization based out of Ottawa, Canada, founded by Laurie S. Wiseberg and Harry Scoble. The collection includes materials not found in any other libraries in North America, and includes publications in a variety of languages including English, French, Spanish, Dutch, German, Swedish, Chinese and Japanese. Many publications are cataloged and searchable through HOMER, the library’s online public catalog.

Lawrence (Alvin A.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1896-1993
14 linear feet
Drawings.
Collection Number: MSS 2011-0086
The papers consist of drawings by Alvin A. Lawrence of locomotives (steam and electric) and cars (passenger, box, freight, baggage, club, sleeper, etc.) of the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad and some of its predecessor lines including the Central New England Railway, the Boston & Providence Railroad, and the New York & New England Railroad. The collection also holds erecting cards, or diagrams, created by the builders of the locomotives and trains, and other blueprints and drawings from the railroad of its rolling stock, plus a few photographs of the trains. Many of the drawings were done by Mr. Lawrence for publications of the New Haven Railroad Historical and Technical Association, particularly its magazine Shoreliner.

Lawson (Marie) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1955-1956
1 linear foot
Manuscripts, dummies, artwork.
Collection Number: MSS 2002-0127
Marie Lawson, resident of Westport, Connecticut, was an author and illustrator of books for young people. The collection contains research notes, drafts, dummies, and illustrations for her "Strange Sea Stories" and a number of apparently unpublished works.

Leavenworth Family Papers    Finding Aid

1755-2004
37 linear feet
Legal records, financial records, correspondence, ephemera, artifacts, books.
Collection Number: MSS 2003-0089
The family papers document the lives and activities of the Connecticut Leavenworths and their extended family from the mid 18th century through the late 20th century.

Legal and Legislative Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

1881-1982
1 linear foot
Publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0125
As Connecticut's state university and its land-grant college, the University of Connecticut's history has largely been shaped by its relationships with the state and federal governments. The present collection is intended to bring together the state and federal legislation and the judicial cases, which have defined those relationships, together with contemporary discussions of these matters.

Lepore (Dominick J.) Papers    Finding Aid

1929-1992
1.3 linear feet
Correspondence, manuscripts.
Collection Number: MSS 1985-0007
This collection consists of material dating from Mr. Lepore's graduation from Enfield High School in 1929 and ends with his published poetry in 1986. It includes his educational experiences as a student and then as a teacher, his work for the government, his poetry and his personal correspondence. The bulk of the collection falls into these last two areas.

Levitt (Alan) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 2002-2004, 2013
.25 linear feet
Documents.
Collection Number: MSS 2000-0125
The collection consists of five unpublished writings compiled, annotated, or written by Mr. Levitt, a historical consultant of Fresh Meadows, New York.

Lewin (Ted and Betsy) Papers    Finding Aid

ca. 1973-ca.1990
2 linear feet
Artwork.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0069
The collection contains watercolor illustrations from two books by Ted Lewin [The Ghost of Grannoch Moor, William MacKellar, 1973 and The Witch of Glen Gowrie, William MacKellar, 1978] and one by Betsy Lewin [Araminta's Paintbox, Karen Ackerman, 1990]. Proofs for the last title are also included.

Lewis (Thomas R.) Railroad Collection    Finding Aid

1855-1974
.7 linear feet
Correspondence, Galley proofs, Newspapers, Notes, Photocopies, Photographs, Publications.
Collection Number: MSS 2005-0036
Thomas R. Lewis is the author of Silk Along Steel: the Story of the South Manchester Railroad (Pequot Press, 1976). The collection consists of newclippings, timetables, correspondence, writings, photographs and postcards Dr. Lewis gathered for the writing of his book.

Libassi (F. Peter) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1963-1977
1.3 linear feet
Notes, Photocopies, Photographs, Publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0333
The collection contains publications, proposals, petitions, photographs and plans for the "new community" and documentation of the Greater Hartford Process, Inc.

Liberman (Judith) Papers    Finding Aid

undated
8.6 linear feet
Illustrations, Manuscripts, Wood blocks.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0002
The Judith Liberman papers consist of the correspondence and original manuscript materials of artist and author Judith Liberman. Specifically, the collection focuses on materials that relate to two of her children's books, "The Bird's Last Song" and "Ice Cream Snow."

Literary Correspondence and Manuscripts Collection    Finding Aid

1929-1990
1 linear foot
Correspondence, manuscripts.
Collection Number: MSS 2001-0078
The collection contains single letters and literary manuscripts, or groups of fewer that ten (10) items, not part of a larger collection of papers. It includes manuscripts and letters by James Broughton, Andrei Codrescu, Edward Dahlberg, Robert Duncan, William Everson, Kenneth Koch, James Schuyler, Anne Waldman, and others.

Little (Eleanor H.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1915-1986
2 linear feet
Correspondence, publications, reports, photographs, newspaper clippings.
Collection Number: MSS 1982-0003
Documentation of the career of Eleanor Little, primarily with the Emergency Relief Commission. Little worked as a parole officer and psychologist for the Clinton Farms for Women, another correctional institution, in Clinton, New Jersey before serving as Secretary for the Connecticut Unemployment Commission. By 1933, with the creation of the Connecticut Emergency Relief Commission by Governor Wilbur Cross, she became secretary and later administrator of this agency. Little was responsible for administering the entire statewide relief program until 1937. Little was elected representative to the General Assembly in 1941 and again in 1945.

Lobel (Arnold) Papers    Finding Aid

1964-1986
4.5 linear feet
Illustrations.
Collection Number: MSS 2010-0109
Original text and artwork produced by children's book author and illustrator Arnold Lobel. Lobel created over 100 children's books during his career, including the "Frog and Toad" series.

Lodge (John Davis) Collection    Finding Aid

1950-1986
.1 linear feet
Manuscript.
Collection Number: MSS 1999-0038
The collection contains excerpts from the diary of John L. DeForest.

Loeb Awards for Distinguished Business and Financial Journalism Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

1957-1971
2 linear feet
Administrative files.
Collection Number: MSS 1971-0002
Established in 1957 by Gerald M. Loeb, author of The Battle for Investment Survival, to reward authors whose writings in business and finance report and explain the mechanics, strengths, problems, and values of American capitalism and enterprise.

Lowenthal (Larry) Collection    Finding Aid

1980s-2000
3 linear feet
Research files, publications, maps, correspondence, flyers.
Collection Number: MSS 1999-0113
Research files compiled by the author of Titanic Railroad: The Southern New England, the Story of New England's Last Great Railroad War.

Lubell (Samuel) Papers    Finding Aid


284.5 linear feet
Correspondence, research, polls, reports, data.
Collection Number: MSS 1996-0013
This collection has not yet been organized for unassisted research use. Researchers wishing to access this collection must make prior arrangements with the Curator before visiting Archives & Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center.

Luitweiler (James C.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1906-1981
2 linear feet
Correspondence and reports.
Collection Number: MSS 1992-0048
The collection materials concerning the activities of the Legation in South America and National City Bank of New York, as well as materials concerning the retention of the Panama Canal.

Lumsden (Arthur J.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, circa 1960-circa 1985
43 linear feet
Correspondence, reports, minutes, memoranda.
Collection Number: MSS2006-0243
The collection contains documentation of Mr. Lumsden's activities and association with the Greater Hartford Chamber of Commerce, Greater Hartford Corporation, Hartford City Council from the 1960s through the 1980s.

Lynch (Peter E.) Railroad Collection    Finding Aid

1870, 1910-1969
.5 inear feet
Administrative records, drawings, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 2003-0099
The Peter E. Lynch Railroad Collection consists of materials almost exclusively associated with the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad (a.k.a. New Haven Railroad), including timetables, arranged package car service lists, and train order forms. Also includes a Western Maryland Railroad mortgage bond (1870) and a Penn Central timetable (1969).

M.S. Brooks Company Records    Finding Aid

1864-1944
5 linear feet
Financial records.
Collection Number: MSS 2000-0081
Screw eye and screw manufacturer of Chester, Connecticut, founded in 1848.

MacDonald (Suse) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1979-2002
41 linear feet
Artwork, dummies, illustrations, sketches, drawings.
Collection Number: MSS 2004-0085
The collection contains artwork, illustrations, correspondence and related materials pertaining to Suse MacDonald, award-winning author/illustrator of fourteen children's books as of 2010.

MacKellar (William) Papers    Finding Aid

1974
4 linear feet
Manuscripts, Artwork.
Collection Number: MSS 1990-0052
The author of twenty-nine books for children and young adults, Mr. MacKellar also taught courses in creative writing and conducted many literary workshops. The collection contains illustrations, dummies and manuscripts associated with four titles. Mr. MacKellar also donated a signifcant number of his books.

Mackley (George) - Keyes (Wilma) Correspondence Collection    Finding Aid

1949-1983
.25 linear feet and 8 framed pieces
Correspondence. Engravings.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0205
The collection contains correspondence from George Mackley, Elizabeth (Lib) Andrews, Harold Hugo, Emily Mackley and Pamela Mackley to Wilma Keyes from 1949 through 1983. Also included are 8 examples of Mackley’s work.

Maestro (Betsy and Guilio) Papers    Finding Aid

1980s
3 linear feet
Galley proofs, manuscripts, publications, sketches, works of art.
Collection Number: MSS 1990-0053
Materials related to children's book authors and illustrators Betsy and Guilio Maestro. The materials include illustrations, manuscripts, and notes related to works published by the pair.

Magic Lantern Collection    Finding Aid

1835-1911
5.2 linear feet
Correspondence, Lantern slides.
Collection Number: MSS 1980-0042
Magic lantern refers to a device for projecting still images on a surface popularized in the nineteenth century. Originally slides were hand painted but became photographic in the 1850s. This collection of magic lanterns and lantern slides was assembled by George H. White of Hobart, Indiana. The collection includes two magic lanterns and examples of hand painted and photographic lantern slides of varying styles, including stereo slides, circular and panorama children's slides, single and multiple slides, standard American slides, paper slides.

Maker (David) Collection of the UConn Marching Band (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1969-1983
2.75 linear feet
Correspondence, Design drawings, Scores.
Collection Number: MSS 2009-0067
The collection contains musical scores arranged and drills designed for the University of Connecticut Marching Band by David Maker.

Makowsky ( Fred Otto) Papers    Finding Aid

1890s-1952
6 linear feet
Photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 2000-0039
Photographs of New York, New Haven & Hartford trains taken by a railroad enthusiast of Springdale, Connecticut.

Malleable Iron Fittings Company Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1842-1962
83 linear feet
Production ledgers, melting reports, inventory and shipment books, order books, salesbooks, correspondence, payroll books.
Collection Number: MSS 1982-0004
Branford, Connecticut, metal foundry, founded in 1841.

Maloney (Francis T.) Papers    Finding Aid

1929-1959
5 linear feet
Correspondence, notes, scrapbooks.
Collection Number: MSS 1979-0010
Francis T. Maloney was elected as a Democratic member to the 73rd Congress in 1933, and in 1934 was elected to the United States Senate. While in the Senate he chaired the Special Committee Investigating Gasoline and Fuel Shortages. He also was chairman of the Special Committee to Study International Petroleum Production and Distribution. Maloney was reelected to the Senate in 1940.

Mansfield (CT) League of Women Voters Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1942-2009
5.45 linear feet
Administrative Records, By-Laws, Correspondence, Minutes, Newsletters, Notes, Photocopies, Photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 2005-0159
The materials that compose the records of the Mansfield League of Women Voters in this collection begin with minutes documenting a meeting that took place on 5 February, 1942. As the League gained strength in membership and purpose the records of its activities have included: organizational documents such as histories of the League, by-laws, Board policies, Board rosters and membership directories; minutes of Board meetings, annual meetings, and sporadic general membership meetings; financial reports relating to budgetary matters; newsletters; study reports based on intensive study of mostly local issues.

Mansfield Organ Pipe Works Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1881-1934
4 linear feet
Financial records, correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1986-0005
Established in 1841 in Mansfield, Connecticut; specialized in making wooden pipes and other wooden organ parts such as stoppers, trackers, rack pins, and pipe feet.

Mark (Eduard) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1922-2005
15.9 linear feet
Administrative Records, Correspondence, Manuscripts, Notes, Photocopies, Photographs, Typescripts.
Collection Number: MSS 2010-0120
Eduard M. Mark was a University of Connecticut educated historian who studied the cold war. His collection consists of correspondence, notes, administrative records, transcripts, legal documents, manuscripts, photographs, clippings and books.

Marks (Harry J.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated
27.3 linear feet
Correspondence, notes, lectures, manuscripts.
Collection Number: MSS 1991-0031
Inventory of the papers of Harry Marks, professor of History at the University of Connecticut.

Marriage Equality and LGBT Activism in Connecticut Oral History Collection    Finding Aid

2010-2011
.25 linear feet
Transcripts.
Collection Number: MSS 2011-0076
The collection consists of 11 oral histories with leading activists in Connecticut who have been a part of the marriage equality movement as well as been engaged in other forms of LGBT activism in the state and beyond. The interviews were conducted by Valerie Love, Curator for Human Rights and Alternative Press Collections, between July 2010 and April 2011. Six of the eleven interviews have been transcribed and are available.

Marshall (James) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1965-1999
16.6 linear feet
Artwork, sketchbooks.
Collection Number: MSS 1986-0006
The collection contains original art, dummies, manuscripts, proofs, and sketchbooks for approximately sixty books and short stories. There is almost no correspondence.

Marzollo (Jean) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1993-2001
3 linear feet
Correspondence, Drafts, CD-ROMs, Books, Puzzles, Toys.
Collection Number: MSS2006-0181
The collection contains books illustrated by Marzollo and promotional puzzles and games based on the popular series I Spy written by several prominent authors including Walter Wick.

Mason (Eva B.) Papers    Finding Aid

circa 1900
4.1 linear feet
Notebook, photocopies.
Collection Number: MSS 2005-0064
Eva Belle Mason (Mrs. Henry Knowlton) graduated from Connecticut Agricultural College in 1900. The collection contains her notebook from her Sewing class and the dress she made to wear to Commencement.

May (Elizabeth E.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1901-1996
12 linear feet
Correspondence, reports, administrative records, manuscripts.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0119
Major topics included in the collection are Home Economics, Rehabilitation and related issues, and education.

Mayer Collection of Fat Liberation    Finding Aid

1967-1983
.75 linear feet
Correspondence, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1990-0057
Correspondence relating to fat Americans and strategies for their liberation and societal restraints, chiefly with persons associated with Fat Underground (Los Angeles), Fat Liberation Front (New Haven), Fat Liberator Publications (New Haven, Minneapolis), and National Association to Aid Fat Americans.

McClintock (Barbara) Papers    Finding Aid

1990-1996
4 linear feet
Brochures, Clippings (information artifacts), Correspondence, Dummies (printed matter), Manuscripts (document genre), Notes, Publications, Sketches, Works of Art
Collection Number: MSS 2013-0047
The Barbara McClintock Papers consist of manuscript sketches, correspondence, artwork, notes, and correspondence having to do with Animal Fables from Aesop, adapted and illustrated by McClintock, published 1991 by David Godine. The book was adapted for a stage play by the Children's Theatre Company.

McDermott (William P.) Railroad Collection    Finding Aid

1835-1903
3 linear feet
Correspondence, Administrative and Financial records.
Collection Number: MSS 2006-0180
The collection consists of payroll vouchers, traffic vouchers, correspondence, deposit slips, financial documents and other materials associated with the Hartford & New Haven Railroad, the Central New England Railway, the Philadephia, Reading & New England Railroad, the New York & Boston Railroad and other railroad lines in southern New England and eastern New York. Some of the correspondence is to John Brock, president of the Central New England Railway.

McKain (David) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1964-1997
3.25 linear feet
Correspondence, manuscripts.
Collection Number: MSS 2004-0088
David McKain is an award winning author and retired University of Connecticut faculty member (Avery Point Campus). McKain's papers contain manuscripts of edited and unedited written works, as well as professional correspondence and related documents.

McKinney (Stewart B.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1970-1986
173.5 linear feet
Correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1992-0049
McKinney served as a State Representative in Connecticut’s General Assembly, 1966-1970 and was a minority leader of the State House of Representatives, 1969-1970. McKinney was first elected as a Republican from the 4th District to the 92nd Congress on November 3, 1970, and was re-elected 8 times, 1972-1986.

Mead (Robert G., Jr.) Papers    Finding Aid

1939-2000
5 linear feet
Correspondence, articles, notes.
Collection Number: MSS 1999-0027
The collection includes materials pertaining to Dr. Mead's work with the Office of Strategic Services and his career as a language professor at the University of Connecticut.

Means (Mary Greenough) Collection    Finding Aid

undated, 1959
2 linear feet
Correspondence, Illustrations (layout features), Manuscripts, Notebooks.
Collection Number: MSS 2009-0092
This collection contains original artwork, sketches, sketchbooks, correspondence, articles, and paper dolls by Mary Greenough Means, a children's book illustrator. The Means family is associated with an historic Means house in Amherst, NH.

Mechanical Bank Research Collection    Finding Aid

undated, 1867-2008
2.5 linear feet
Photocopies, DVD
Collection Number: MSS 2008-0098
The Mechanical Bank Research Collection consists of copies from scrapbooks compiled about the Mechanical Bank Collectors of America and mechanical banks, copies of patents and advertising, publications created and compiled for the MBCA annual conventions, newsletters, an issue of "Mechanical Music: Journal of the Music Box Society International," and a DVD comprised mostly of lectures done at the MBCA meetings.

Men's Basketball Championship Collection (UConn)    Finding Aid

1998-1999
2.3 linear feet
Publications, Clippings, Realia.
Collection Number: MSS 1999-0047
The collection contains materials associated with the UConn Men's Basketball team's first NCAA Division I Championship in 1999.

Meriden & Cromwell Railroad/Meriden, Waterbury & Connecticut River Railroad Photograph Album    Finding Aid

undated, 1885-1951
1.3 linear feet
Photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 2007-0075
The Album, compiled by James M.S. Ullman of Meriden, Connecticut, has 185 photographs of locomotives, stations, and other scenes associated with these railroad lines.

Meriden-Wallingford Hospital School of Nursing Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1929-1999
7.5 linear feet
Administrative records, minutes, correspondence, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 2005-0092
The Meriden-Wallingford School of Nursing traces its history to the establishment of the Meriden Hospital Nursing program in 1892. The program flourished from the 1890s until 1973 when it was phased out, following the national trend to move nursing programs from the hospital environment to a collegiate environment. The last class graduated in 1976.

Mexican Broadsides and Pamphlet Collection    Finding Aid

early 19th century
circa 300 items
Broadsides, pamphlets.
Collection Number: MSS 2000-0110
Approximately 300 Mexican broadsides consisting mainly of governmental decrees, proclamations, and circulars from the first half of the nineteenth century. This collection includes documents on such subjects as the economy, farming, elections, and military and ecclesiastical communications. Also included is a manuscript hacienda account book of the Marquesa de Apartado from 1850.

Migrant Farm Worker Clinic Records    Finding Aid

1999-2010
1.3 linear feet
Administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 2013-0040
The Migrant Farm Worker Clinic Records consist of reproduced health information literature used for distribution at various farms throughout Connecticut which employ migrant laborers. The collection documents the advocacy of health awareness espoused by the clinic as an organization as well as the volunteers, staff and physicians who operate it.

Mikhailov (Georgi) Collection    Finding Aid

undated, 1982-1987
.5 linear feet
Correspondence, Clippings, Photographs, Negatives.
Collection Number: MSS 1991-0058
Correspondence, newspaper and magazine clippings regarding Georgi Mikhailov?s life, in particular his time spent as a political prisoner in Soviet labor camps in Northeastern Siberia from 1980-1983. The collection also contains photographs and negatives of Mikhailov and the labor camps.

Miles (Garry A.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1926-1969
1 linear foot
Diaries.
Collection Number: MSS 2000-0145
Garry A. Miles was an instructor at the University of Connecticut from 1933 (Extension, Asst. Poultryman 1933-?; Instructor, Poultry Husbandry by 1940-1943) .

Miller (Max) Collection of the Connecticut Valley Railroad    Finding Aid

1913-1971
1.3 linear feet
Administrative records, correspondence, maps.
Collection Number: MSS 2013-0059
The Connecticut Valley Railroad was formed in 1871, extending from Hartford, Connecticut, south to Old Saybrook, Connecticut, along the Connecticut River. The railroad line was reorganized in 1880 to become the Hartford & Connecticut Valley Railroad, and leased by the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad in 1887 to become the Valley Division of that line. The collection consists of shipping documents of freight shipped out of the North Haven, Connecticut, freight yard and real estate records of properties in Middletown, Connecticut, which was a point between Hartford and Old Saybrook.

Mills (Lauren A.) Papers    Finding Aid

1986-1993
2.75 linear feet
Sketches, illustrations, manuscripts, dummies.
Collection Number: MSS 1994-0009
The collection contains sketches, illustrations, correspondence, manuscripts, drafts, dummies and proofs for six books illustrated by Lauren Mills. Of these six books, Ms. Mills authored two as well as illustrating them. The collection includes "The Rag Coat", "Tatterhood and the Hobgoblins, A Norwegian Folktale", "Where the Towers Pierce the Sky" (jacket only)," Anne of Green Gables", "Elfabet, An ABC of Elves" (CLC C1842), and "The Tsar's Promise".

Minor (Wendell) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1970-2004
8.25 linear feet
Artwork.
Collection Number: MSS 2004-0075
The Wendell Minor Papers include incomplete sets of manuscripts, dummies, sketches, drawings, illustrations, and proofs associated with fifteen books illustrated by Wendell Minor. The collection also contains greeting cards and posters illustrated by Minor.

Mitofsky (Warren) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1893-2006
33.7 linear feet
Clippings (information artifacts), Correspondence, Memoranda, Opinion polls.
Collection Number: MSS 2008-0071
The Warren Mitofsky Papers span the years 1948 through 2006. A large majority of the papers concern Mitofksy’s involvement with the major news networks in various primaries and elections in American and foreign elections during this period, including his conducting of exit polls, which he invented in 1967.

Morico ( Lawrence F.) Papers    Finding Aid

ca. 1954-1958
1 linear foot
Syllabi, manuscripts.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0076
The collection includes materials relating to Mr. Morico's education at the University of Connecticut. Mr. Morico graduated in 1958.

Morrison (Bruce A.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1980-2000
106 linear feet
Administrative records, correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1991-0021
The collection contains materials pertaining to Mr. Morrision's activities while serving as United State Congressman representing Connecticut's Third District.

Moser (Barry) Papers    Finding Aid

1968-1998
34 linear feet
Artwork, research notes, sketches, correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1992-0050
The holdings do not include many original watercolors, the collection does contain a wide assortment of supplementary materials used in the design and production of Moser?s children?s books.

Moss (Albert E.) Collection    Finding Aid

1711-1976 [1910-1965, bulk]
10 linear feet
Correspondence, Deeds, Field notes, Land surveys, Lantern slides, Leases, Maps, Motion picture film, Photographs, Plats.
Collection Number: MSS 1990-0031
Mr. Albert E. Moss was a faculty member at Connecticut Agricultural College (now the University of Connecticut) for twenty-nine years. He is best known for his work in the field of Forestry. Focus of the collection is survey work on the transfer of land to and from the University of Connecticut.

Most Worshipful Prince Hall Grand Lodge Free and Accepted Masons of Connecticut Records    Finding Aid

1925-1987
6 linear feet
Correspondence, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1994-0061
The collection contains materials dating from 1925 through 1987, although the bulk of the collection dates from 1971-1981. The files are the result of a letter sent to several Grand Masters of the Lodge requesting their personal papers concerning freemasonry in Connecticut. Included in the collection is correspondence, reports, publications, photographs, addresses, lectures, ephemera and newspaper clippings all concerning the Lodge and its activities and members.

Movable Book Society Records    Finding Aid

undated
1.3 linear feet
Books, Publications, Correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 2005-0016
The collection contains the records of the Movable Book Society, donated by Frank Gagliardi, a member of the Society who has donated numerous children's pop-up books

Nacht (Merle) Papers    Finding Aid

undated
7 linear feet
Correspondence, Books, Illustrations, Manuscripts.
Collection Number: MSS 2006-0241
Merle Nacht's illustrations have appeared in "The New York Times," "The Wall Street Journal," "The Washington Post," "The Hartford Courant," and many other publications. She is a frequent contributor to "The New Yorker," where her illustrations have graced the prestigious magazine's cover and pages. The collection contains correspondence, books, covers of "The New Yorker," a large original cover illustration and other manuscripts.

Nadel (Adam) Photography Collection    Finding Aid

2008-2010
2 linear feet
Photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 2011-0035
Large scale photography by Pulitzer Prize nominated photojournalist, Adam Nadel, from Vietnam and Cambodia, documenting the contemporary impact of the American war in Viet Nam and the Cambodian genocide.

National Association of Real Estate Boards, Build America Better Scrapbook Collection    Finding Aid

1961-1962
4 linear feet
Scrapbooks.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0272
F. Lawrence Dow, of Hartford, Connecticut, served as chairman of the NAREB's Build America Better Committee. The Committee worked in the field of neighborhood conservation and rehabilitation. The collection consists of two scrapbooks (1961-1962) containing fliers and newspaper clippings documenting the committee's work.

National Conference on Organized Resistance Collection    Finding Aid

2001-2003
l.75 inear feet
Publications, posters, fliers, brochures.
Collection Number: MSS 2002-0013
The collection contains materials distributed at the Conference to attendees. Groups and organizations staff tables which contain fliers, publications, brochures and other materials describing the groups' interests and activities. Additional materials are also distributed at topic specific presentations and discussions.

National Organization for Women, Connecticut Chapter Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1970-2004
57.5 linear feet
Administrative and financial records, correspondence, publications, Photographs, Video recordings, realia and ephemera.
Collection Number: MSS 1996-0014
The collection contains the administrative records of the Connecticut Chapter of the National Organization for Women. CT NOW believes that the personal is indeed political; therefore it strives to impact and change attitudes, beliefs, and policies that harm all women by fighting for political, economic, and social justice through education, organizing and action.

National Organization for Women, Rhode Island Chapter Records    Finding Aid

1972-1983
5 linear feet
Administrative records, Correspondence, Newspaper clippings, Publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0194
The collection contains administrative records, publications, newspaper clippings and fliers documenting the work of the Rhode Island Chapter of the National Organization for Women.

Nelson (Marilyn [Waniek]) Papers    Finding Aid

1963-1992
2 linear feet
Correspondence, manuscripts, poetry.
Collection Number: MSS 1992-0056
The collection contains correspondence from Nelson's MFA students at Vermont College and from other poets, personal notebooks, photographs, manuscripts of poetry and translations and term papers written while Nelson was a student.

New American Poetry Circuit Records    Finding Aid

1969-1974
1 linear foot
Correspondence, manuscripts.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0206
A cooperative organized to arrange and promote poetry readings for its registered poets in universities and colleges; founded and directed by Jeanetta L. Jones from an office in Berkeley, California. The idea of the cooperative was mooted by Jeanetta Jones through her correspondence with Clayton Eshleman.

New Britain Machine Company Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1890s-1980s
47.5 linear feet
Publications, Photographs, Blueprints, Maps, Administrative Records, Financial Records, Minutes, Artwork, Photocopies, Scrap-Books, Patents, Albums, Newsletters, Newspapers.
Collection Number: MSS 2007-0049
The New Britain Machine Company of New Britain, Connecticut, was established in 1895 as a successor to the J.T. Case Engine Company. Through the years the company produced a variety of machines including bar, chuckers and turning machines, precision boring machines, lathes, hand tools, and injection molding machines. The records consist of photographs, patents, tool and machine catalogs, employee newsletters, board of directors minutes, financial ledgers, mechanical drawings, and manuals of instruction.

New England Anarchist Bookfair Collection    Finding Aid

2001
.15 linear feet
Publications, fliers, brochures.
Collection Number: MSS 2002-0012
The collection contains fliers, brochures and publications collected at the Third Annual Bookfair held at Hampshire College in Amherst, Massachusetts.

New England Archivists, Inc. Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1969-
36.8 linear feet
Administrative records, minutes, correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1992-0012
The collection consists of the official records of the organization.

New England Steam Gauge Company Records    Finding Aid

n.d., 1912-1961
3.25 linear feet
Correspondence, shipping orders, financial records.
Collection Number: MSS 1980-0030
Niantic, Connecticut, manufacturer of locomotive and air brake gauges and parts.

New Haven Railroad Historical and Technical Association Collection    Finding Aid

undated, 1860-1986
222.5 linear feet
Financial records, administrative files, annual reports.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0177
Association dedicated to preserving the history of the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad (also known as the New Haven Railroad, or NHRR), a major freight and passenger carrier in southern New England. Collection consists of records of the railroad, not the historical association.

New Haven Railroad Historical and Technical Association Map Collection    Finding Aid

undated, 1872-1930s
57.5 linear feet
Maps.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0377
Maps and track plans of property in Connecticut, Massachusetts, eastern New York, and Rhode Island belonging to the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad Company and its predecessors, including the Hartford & New Haven Railroad, the Housatonic Railroad, the Naugatuck Railroad, the New York & New England Railroad, and the New York & New Haven Railroad.

New Haven Railroad Historical and Technical Association Valuation Map Collection    Finding Aid

1915-1916
50 linear feet
Maps.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0378
Archival and working maps of rail lines and real estate in Connecticut, Massachusetts, New York, and Rhode Island, some originating with companies like the Old Colony Railroad.

New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad Abandoned Structures Collection    Finding Aid

1911-1964
1 linear foot
Floor plans, survey cards, photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 2000-0025
Information about structures that the New Haven Railroad either abandoned, sold, or razed between 1911 and 1964.

New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad Bridge Capacity List Collection    Finding Aid

ca. 1969
1.5 linear feet
Track lists.
Collection Number: MSS 1991-0135
This collection has not yet been organized for unassisted research use. Researchers wishing to access this collection must make prior arrangements with the Curator before visiting Archives & Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center.Tables representing trackage in New England, with a record of the computations of capacity of bridges along various routes, done for the Penn Central Railroad, which succeeded the New Haven Railroad in 1969.

New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad Construction Photograph Collection    Finding Aid

ca. 1890
.25 linear feet
Photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 2002-0023
The collection consists of 19 photographs of the construction of New Haven Railroad tracks and bridges in the Norwalk and East Norwalk area in Connecticut, from the 1890s.

New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad Electrification Collection    Finding Aid

undated, 1914-1973
4 linear feet
Correspondence, blueprints, publications, photocopies.
Collection Number: MSS 2002-0016
The focus of the collection is on electrification, or the installation of overhead wire or third rail power distribution facilities to enable operation of trains hauled by electric locomotives, of the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad.

New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad Glass Negative Collection    Finding Aid

circa 1900-1922
4 linear feet
Negatives.
Collection Number: MSS 2007-0055
This collection consists of 149 plate glass negatives of images of railroad cars, primarily those of the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad, from the early 20th century. Many of the negatives are exterior shots of coaches, dining cars, state room/sleeping cars, parlor cars, and freight cars. The collection also includes interior views of these various railroad cars. One image of particular interest is an overhead view of a gondola car with a locomotive in the background.

New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad Map and Blueprint Collection    Finding Aid

1900-1970
200 linear feet
Maps, blueprints.
Collection Number: MSS 1991-0140
This collection has not yet been organized for unassisted research use. Researchers wishing to access this collection must make prior arrangements with the Curator before visiting Archives & Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center. Maps and blueprints of portions of the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad, which ran from 1872 to 1969 in Connecticut, Massachusetts, eastern New York and into New York City, and Rhode Island. A searchable database is available in repository.

New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad Photograph Collection    Finding Aid

undated, 1900-1971
1.5 linear feet
Photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 1991-0132
Photographs of railroad equipment, stations, and crossings associated with the New Haven Railroad.

New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad Photographic Negative Collection    Finding Aid

ca. 20th century
.5 linear feet
Photographic negatives.
Collection Number: MSS 1991-0134
Photographic negatives of railroad stations associated with the New Haven Railroad.

New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad Predecessor Companies Collection    Finding Aid

1880-1910
.5 linear feet
Correspondence, administrative records, financial records.
Collection Number: MSS 1991-0136
Historical documents associated with fourteen southern New England railroads, including the Central New England Railway, the Housatonic Railroad, and the New York and New England Railroad.

New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad Records    Finding Aid

1760-1980
3050 linear feet
Administrative files, legal records, financial records, annual reports.
Collection Number: MSS 1991-0009
Major railroad system in southern New England from 1872 to 1969.

New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad Scrapbook Collection    Finding Aid

1880-1889
.5 linear feet
Scrapbooks.
Collection Number: MSS 1991-0137
Scrapbooks of newspaper clippings concerning schedule changes, accidents, stock sales, complaints about train whistles associated with the New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad.

New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad Small Format Photograph and Postcard Collection    Finding Aid

1870s-1960s
.5 linear feet
Photographs, postcards.
Collection Number: MSS 1991-0133
Photographs of cars, trains, locomotives, and stations associated with the New Haven Railroad and the Central New England Railway.

New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad Station and Structure Drawings Collection    Finding Aid

1886-1964
26 lf
Architectural drawings.
Collection Number: MSS 1991-0138
The collection consists of 295 architectural drawings of 36 railroad stations, engine houses, signal stations and towers, and auxiliary buildings built by the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad from 1886 to 1964. The maps are organized by job number; following the description of each plan is its print number. It is worth noting that two of the stations were designed by prominent architects Henry Bacon and Cass Gilbert.

Newcomer (Earl H.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1940-1969
.25 linear feet
Articles.
Collection Number: MSS 1987-0028
Earl Newcomer worked at the University of Connecticut from January 1, 1948 until his retirement on September 20, 1968. He was hired as an Associate Professor of Botany and was promoted to full professor in 1962. Professor Newcomer was a nationally recognized cytogist.

Niagara Frontier Review Records    Finding Aid

1964
.1 linear feet
Correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1990-0055
The collection consists of correspondence and submissions addressed to Charles Boer from LeRoi Jones, Robert Creeley and Robert Kelly. Also included are photocopies of manuscripts by Charles Olson.

Nirenstein National Realty Map Company Collection    Finding Aid

undated, 1909-1983
28 linear feet
Administrative records, financial records, correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1988-0039
Map and atlas company based in Springfield, Massachusetts, founded in 1925 by Nathan Nirenstein (1890-1973).

Nolan (Dennis) Papers    Finding Aid

ca. 1976-1994
10.5 linear feet
Manuscripts, drafts, dummies, proofs.
Collection Number: MSS 1994-0010
The collection contains materials relating to twenty-two books. Mr. Nolan has either written, illustrated or contributed to the design of all of the books represented in the collection. Materials include manuscripts, book plans, revisions, drafts, sketches, some original drawings, dummies, proofs, paste ups, and production proofs (folded and gathered). There is very little finished artwork in the collection (identified as illustrations rather than sketches).

Norse (Harold) Collection    Finding Aid

1967-1968
.1 linear feet
Correspondence, manuscript.
Collection Number: MSS 2001-0027
The collection consists of one year’s correspondence between Harold Norse and George R. Minkoff. The topic of the correspondence is the publication of the "long poem" entitled Christmas on Earth. A manuscript of the poem is included with the correspondence as is a copy of the contract between the two men detailing the publication of the poem.

North American Congress on Latin America (NACLA) Collection    Finding Aid

1950s-1990s
135 linear feet
Photocopies, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1999-0119
Ephemera and serials relating to socioeconomic and political conditions in Latin America. Its principal strength is in primary sources such as serials, reports, fliers, pamphlets, posters, manuscripts, and correspondence. The most notable holdings occur for Central America, Chile, Cuba, El Salvador, Guatemala, Latin America and Nicaragua.

North East Map Organization (NEMO) Records    Finding Aid

n.d., 1985-2003
1.25 linear feet
Correspondence, programs, newsletter.
Collection Number: MSS 2000-0044
The official records of the organization including correspondence, membership lists, programs and the organization's newsletter (incomplete).

North East Organization for Nursing (NEON) Records    Finding Aid

1968-1995
2.5 linear feet
Minutes, correspondence, publications, and meeting materials.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0130
Official records of the major New England regional nursing association.

Norwich Typographical Union Records    Finding Aid

1895-1899
.25 linear feet
Financial records.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0170
The records consist of financial information concerning the Norwich Typographical Union. Formed to protect workers in the various printing occupations, the Norwich Typographical Union was a local branch of the International Typographical Union and was active from the 1860s to the 1980s.

Notley (Alice) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1970-1992
2 linear feet
Correspondence, manuscripts, typescripts.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0222
The collection consists primarily of correspondence and collages.

Nutmeg    Finding Aid

1915-1991
76 digital files
Digital PDF files.
Collection Number:
The student body of Connecticut Agricultural College produced the first official student annual to commemorate the activities of the Class of 1915. Published continuously since then, the Nutmeg has documented the growth, development, expansion and history of the University of Connecticut through its student body.

O'Brien (John Francis) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1910s-1996
.25 linear feet
Correspondence, Photocopies, Photographs, Publications.
Collection Number: MSS 2010-0030
John Francis (Jack) O'Brien was born in Putnam, Connecticut, on March 21, 1896, and was a cable foreman for the Southern New England Telephone Company, beginning in February 1914. He died in Waterford, Connecticut, on September 19, 1983. The papers consist of photographs, correspondence and certificates, most involving Mr. O'Brien's service as a SNET employee.

Office of Institutional Research Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

1950-2001
48.1 linear feet
Administrative records, correspondence, finanical records, fliers, minutes, publications, reports.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0288
The Office of Institution Research collection contains the administrative records, reports and clippings of the Office of Institutional Research.

Office of Public Information (OPI) Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1922-1981
215 linear feet
Administrative records, press releases, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks,
Collection Number: MSS 1979-0011
Administrative files from the University's Office of Public Information. The office was responsible for the creation and distribution of information about the University, its faculty, staff and students until the establishment of the current University Communications office.

Olcott (James B.) Papers    Finding Aid

1883-1916
1.75 linear feet
Correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1977-0003
James B. Olcott was a member of the first Board of Trustees of Storrs Agricultural School, now the University of Connecticut.

Olson (Charles) Research Collection    Finding Aid

ca. 1930-1969
130 linear feet
Correspondence, personal papers, manuscripts, notebooks, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1969-0001
The Charles Olson Research Collection contains the literary works, correspondence, photographs, and personal, professional, and family papers of writer and poet Charles Olson. This collection also includes some administrative records of Black Mountain College. Only the portions of the collection that have been processed are represented in the finding aid. As additional series are processed the information will be updated.

Olson (Ernest R., Jr.) Railroad Collection    Finding Aid

1890-1979
8 linear feet
Broadsides, correspondence, reports.
Collection Number: MSS 1988-0053
Broadsides from the 1890s relating to railroads in the Pennsylvania and Maryland region, and correspondence, memos, and ICC reports about transportation regulation.

Ombudsman's Office Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

1970-1990
4.6 linear feet
Administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 1992-0019
The records of the Ombudsman's Office Records contains case files, administrative records, fliers, news clippings, and legal documents from the period the office existed at the university. The Office of the Ombudsman at the University of Connecticut was an office that was founded to mediate disputes among university members. The ombudsman acted as an impartial arbitrator who helped resolve disputes within the university community and was an advocate for fairness and equality.

One Hundred Years of Women at UConn Collection    Finding Aid

undated, 1991-1992
2.5 linear feet
Correspondence, clippings, flyers, brochures.
Collection Number: MSS 1993-0060
The 1991-1992 academic year at UConn marked the 100th anniversary of women on the Storrs campus. The anniversary was celebrated by a year-long series of programs to commemorate the achievements of women, particularly those at the University of Connecticut.

Oppenheimer (Joel) Papers    Finding Aid

1947-1988
100 linear feet
Correspondence, manuscripts, typescripts.
Collection Number: MSS 1990-0056
Born in Yonkers in 1930, Joel Oppenheimer was a student of Charles Olson's at Black Mountain College from 1950-1953. He published over a dozen books of poetry, a play, a book on baseball, and was a columnist for the "Village Voice" from 1968 to 1984. Oppenheimer was the first director of the St. Mark's Poetry Project in Greenwich Village (from 1966 to 1968) and was an active teacher of poetry throughout his life. He died of complications from cancer in 1988. The collection contains only a small amount of Oppenheimer's writing and correspondence prior to his time at Black Mountain College. The Black Mountain period itself is also represented somewhat poorly, although there are a few items of ephemera. The content of the collection becomes more comprehensive in the late 1950s and into the 1960s, with a substantial number of poetry manuscripts and a wider range of correspondence. While most all of Oppenheimer's published poems are represented in the collection, it is difficult to discern between first drafts and later copies.

Orr (Katherine Shelley) Papers    Finding Aid

undated

Illustrations, Books, Manuscripts, Artwork.
Collection Number: MSS 1994-0012
This collection has not yet been organized for unassisted research use. Researchers wishing to access this collection must make prior arrangements with the Curator before visiting Archives & Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center. Ms. Orr has donated original art and miscellaneous production materials for The Natural World of the Turks and Caicos and an unidentified color illustration. In recent years, she donated her book, Beautiful Heart, Beautiful SpiritHer father, William Orr, also added to his daughter's collection with the donation of original illustrations, spot art, proof sheets, correspondence, books and manuscript materials.

Oyez Press Records    Finding Aid

1963-1987
24 linear feet
Correspondence, manuscripts, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0208
The collection consists largely of Robert Hawley's personal papers and records with regard to the Oyez Press from 1963 to 1988.

Ozog (Edward J.) Railroad Collection     Finding Aid

undated, 1876-1952
4.25 linear feet
Design drawings, Maps (documents), Photographic prints
Collection Number: MSS 2014-0044
Bridge drawings, maps and photographs related to the history of the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad.

Palmer (Howard W.) Papers    Finding Aid

circa 1910-1977
7.2 linear feet
Correspondence, Ephemera, Newspaper clippings, Oral histories, Photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 1993-0075
The collection contains materials associated with businessman and journalist Howard W. Palmer. Palmer was the owner of the Greenwich Press from 1926 to 1941.

Palmer (Michelle) Papers    Finding Aid

undated
1.5 linear feet
Clippings (information artifacts); Correspondence; Dummies (printed matter); Galley proofs; Typescripts
Collection Number: MSS 2014-0009
The Michele Palmer Papers consist of typescripts, galley proofs, clippings, correspondence and dummies relating to Ms. Palmer's works of children's literature.

Pancallo (Ralph J.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1882-1984
7.25 linear feet
Publications, by-laws, administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 1994-0077
Mr. Pancallo was a long-standing member of the International Typographical Union (now the Communications Workers of America). He joined ITU in 1935 and in 1958, he took the position of Representative of the I.T.U., a position he held until his retirement in 1979. Ralph Pancallo also served as vice president of the Connecticut State Labor Council, secretary and president of the New Britain Central Labor Council, and as both president and treasurer of the New Britain Typographical Union #679 (now the Connecticut Typographical Union #679).

Parker (Robert Andrew) Papers    Finding Aid

1996
2 linear feet
Artwork.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0153
Born in 1927 in New Jersey, Parker is the illustrator of over forty children’s books. His work has been recognized with several prizes: 1970 Caldecott Honor for Pop Corn and Ma Goodness by Edna Mitchell Preston, 1972 American Institute of Graphics Arts Book Show for Liam’s Catch by Dorothy Parker and a 1982 American Library Association Notable Book award for The Whistling Skeleton edited by John Bierhorst.

Paterson (Thomas G.) Papers    Finding Aid

1836-2002
40 linear feet
Correspondence, research notes, lectures.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0365
The collection contains Paterson's working and professional papers including research, manuscripts, lectures, and correspondence.

Paul (Alison) Papers    Finding Aid

2007
4 linear feet
Galley proofs.
Collection Number: MSS 2010-0013
Galley proofs for "The Crow" published in 2007.

Peck (Richard) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 2005
.25 linear feet
Typescripts, Proof.
Collection Number: MSS 2006-0244
The collection contains drafts and proofs of Mr. Peck's publication, Here Lies the Librarian.

Pelto (Jonathan) Papers    Finding Aid

1972-1994
11.7 linear feet
Administrative records, correspondence, financial records, maps, notes, personal papers, photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 1993-0058
The collection contains records documenting career of Jonathan Pelto in Connecticut State politics from 1972 through 1994.

Pendleton (Susan B.) Papers    Finding Aid

1926-1969
.4 linear feet
Correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1969-0002
The collection contains letters written to Charles Coleman Sellers of Ardmore,, Pennsylvania from Susan B. Pendleton of Hebron, Connecticut. Some of the letters are also addressed to "Helen", presumably Mrs. Charles Sellers. The poems in folder #10 were all included in correspondence sent to Mrs. Catherine Maybury Seelye of the Acquisitions Department in Wilbur Cross Library, University of Connecticut.

Penmaen Press Records    Finding Aid

1967-1999
6 linear feet
Correspondence, manuscripts, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1999-0025
Collection consists primarily of correspondence and other materials relating to projects undertaken by McCurdy under the Penmaen imprint. Project folders typically include correspondence, manuscript drafts, galley proofs, and publicity materials relating to the work (sometimes including reviews). The published versions of most of these works are available through the Dodd Center (the call numbers are listed in a note at the end of this finding aid). The materials making up the Face to Face project are comprehensive, detailing preliminary visions for the project, working correspondence with each of the contributors, and specific records dealing with the binding and production of the finished work. The collection also includes broadsides signed by Lawrence Ferlinghetti and Allen Ginsberg.

Penmaen/Busyhaus Collection: The Correspondence of Michael McCurdy and Robert Hauser    Finding Aid

1967-
5 linear feet
Correspondence. Artwork, photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 2000-0126
The collection consists of primarily of the correspondence of Robert Hauser and Michael McCurdy, friends and business partners from 1967 to 2003, as well as detailed documentation of the their collaboration in the creation of "Face to Face". In addition, the collection contains prospectus mailers, signed prints, original wood block engravings, and photographs ranging from 1967 to 2000, which document both the friendship and professional collaboration of the two men.

Peoples of Connecticut Project Records    Finding Aid

1897-1980
24 linear feet
Correspondence, financial records, reports, newletters, cookbooks, oral history interviews, publications
Collection Number: MSS 1979-0014
Records associated with an interdepartmental project at University of Connecticut, founded in 1974 to provide learning and teaching tools to Connecticut secondary schools, in order to increase awareness of ethnic groups and cultural diversity in the Connecticut.

Perry (Paul K.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1937-1987
53.3 linear feet
Correspondence, reports, manuscripts, and articles.
Collection Number: MSS 2010-0028
The collection contains correspondence, reports, studies, polls and similar materials related to the personal and professional interests of Paul K. Perry. Perry worked for the Gallup organization for a number of years and helped expand the organization.

Peters (Marie F. and James S. II) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1948-2005
5.2 linear feet
Correspondence, Manuscripts, Photocopies, Typescripts, Photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 2002-0062
The collection contains the professional papers of Marie Ferguson Peters, the first African American Professor at the University (Home Economics, 1963), and her husband, psychologist James S. Peters II. Drafts and proofs of Dr. James Peters' work is also included in the collection.

Petersen (Will) Papers    Finding Aid

1957-1990
.15 linear feet
Correspondence. Typescripts.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0209
Collection includes correspondence from Cid Corman (1957-1960), written while Petersen was living in Japan and Corman was in Europe, Japan and San Francisco. The letters contain extensive discussions of literature and philosophy, Corman’s experiences as a teacher in Japan, and the literary scene in San Francisco. Also includes one letter from Corman to Gary Snyder (1957) and a copy of Petersen’s The Day of the Hundred Dances (1975) with holograph notes, two versions of “September Ridge” (photocopies of annotated and corrected typescripts), published in Gary Snyder: Dimensions of a Life; and photocopies of Berkeley Bussei 1956, with holograph notes.

Phi Kappa Phi Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

1951-1994
.1 linear feet
Programs, correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1995-0054
The collection primarily consists of the organization's published programs.

Pierpont (Arthur J.) Papers    Finding Aid

n.d., 1902-1926
.25 linear feet
Correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1985-0022
Arthur Joseph Pierpont was born 3 December 1876. He was a 1895 graduate of Storrs Agricultural College, now the University of Connecticut. A noted authority on agricultural matters, Mr. Pierpont was a member of the Waterbury Milk Producers Association, Trustee of his alma mater (Connecticut Agricultural College as of 1899) and manager of the College's Gilbert Farm, a working farm in Georgetown, Connecticut bequeathed to the College in 1906.

Plowshares Institute Records    Finding Aid

1982-2010
20.8 linear feet
Administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 2011-0034
The collection contains the administrative files of the Simsbury, Connecticut-based organization, Plowshares Institute, which focuses on peace building, education, and global conflict transformation. This collection is currently closed for research until June 2012.

Podwal (Mark) Papers    Finding Aid

1998-2000
1 linear foot
Artwork.
Collection Number: MSS 2000-0093
The collection includes promotional materials, three pieces of original art and an incomplete set of proofs for "King Solomon and his Magic Ring."

Poetic Journeys Collection (UConn)    Finding Aid

2008-2012
2 linear feet
Posters.
Collection Number: MSS 2001-0101
The collection includes posters from the Poetic Journeys Galleries from 2000-2004.

Polite (Allen) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1955-1993
10.5 linear feet
Artwork, Correspondence, Manuscripts, Notes, Photographs, Publications, Sketches.
Collection Number: MSS2010-0117
Handwritten manuscripts, notebooks, letters, typed transcriptions of poetry, prose and a play for voices, and published works by Allen Polite, writer and artist affiliated with the Black Arts Movement.

Political Women in Connecticut Project Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

1891-1981
6 linear feet
Clippings (information artifacts), Correspondence, Manuscripts, Notes, Oral Histories, Scrapbooks.
Collection Number: MSS 1984-0020
Transcripts of the oral history project "The Political Activities of Fully Enfranchised Connecticut Women," undertaken by the Center for Oral History at the University of Connecticut in 1981. The records consist of twenty-one interview transcripts, covering the lives and activities of Connecticut's female activists and legislators during the 1920s, 1930s, and 1940s.

Pope (Preston L.) Papers    Finding Aid

1970-1981
.25 linear feet
Correspondence, publications, speeches.
Collection Number: MSS 1987-0029
Papers of the Grand Master of the Prince Hall Grand Lodge, Free and Accepted Masons of Connecticut, from 1978 to 1981.

Poras Collection of Vietnam War Memorabilia    Finding Aid

undated, 1931-2001
23 linear feet
Artifacts, Books, Comic Books, Clippings, Pamphlets, Photographs, Posters, Video Recordings.
Collection Number: MSS 2007-0124
Materials from the American Vietnam War era, including American and Vietnamese propaganda, posters from the pro-war and anti-war movements, as well as artifacts from American soldiers who served in the war.

Powys Family Collection    Finding Aid

1927-1959
1 linear foot
Correspondence, manuscripts.
Collection Number: MSS 1968-0001
The collection consists of manuscripts and correspondence of four members of the Powys family: (John, Theodore, Laurence (Francis) and Gertrude May (1877-1952); and newsclippings, portraits (sketches), and photographs. Also included is a portfolio of wood engravings by Gertrude. The bulk of the collection concerns John Cowper Powys and was acquired from him by a collector, Rex Parady. This portion of the collection includes correspondence between Powys and Parady in which Powys identifies various manuscripts and other items.

Pratt & Whitney Company Records    Finding Aid

1901-1989
103 linear feet

Collection Number: MSS 1991-0033
The Pratt & Whitney Company Records includes instruction books, product information, machine reports and proposals, advertising circulars, catalogs, reference books, journal excerpts, publications, scrapbooks of images of machines and trade paper advertisements, transparencies, photographs, and photographic negatives of the Pratt & Whitney Company from 1901 to 1989.

President's Office Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1881-

Administrative records, financial records, correspondence, reports.
Collection Number: MSS 1969-0004
Records of the chief administrative officer of the University of Connecticut and its predecessor institutions. The records are subdivided by administration and identified and described by the name/tenure of the individual serving as president.

President's Office Records (UConn) -- Albert N. Jorgensen (1935-1962)    Finding Aid

1935-1962
16 linear feet
Administrative records, correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0185
Contains the office files of the President's Office during Mr. Jorgensen's administration.

President's Office Records (UConn) -- Charles B. Gentry (1928-1929)    Finding Aid

1928-1969
1 linear foot
Administrative records, correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0247
The records consist of the general correspondence of the President of the College . It is the only extant collection of the papers of the president for this period. The correspondence is concerned with internal administrative matters, major policy issues at the college, with the college’s relations with state and federal governments, and with other educational agencies and institutions. Also included is a collection of correspondence presented to Mr. Gentry on the event of his retirement from the University and a small folder of correspondence with the Gentry family pertaining to the naming of the Gentry Building.

President's Office Records (UConn) -- Charles C. McCracken (1930-1935)    Finding Aid

undated, 1926-1935
9 linear feet
Correspondence, administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0380
The records consist of the general correspondence of the President of the College . It is the only extant collection of the papers of the president for this period. The correspondence is concerned with internal administrative matters, major policy issues at the college, with the college’s relations with state and federal governments, and with other educational agencies and institutions.

President's Office Records (UConn) -- Charles L. Beach (1908-1928)    Finding Aid

undated, 1906-1929
8.5 linear feet
Administrative records, correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1988-0014
The collection contains correspondence, reports, memoranda, forms, minutes, telegrams, blueprints, maps, fliers and published materials pertaining to the day-to-day operations of the institution from 1908 to 1928 (bulk 1920-1927).

President's Office Records (UConn) -- Glenn W. Ferguson (1973-1978)    Finding Aid

undated, 1915-2005
59.5 linear feet
Administrative records, correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0187
Contains the office files of the President's Office during Dr. Ferguson's administration.

President's Office Records (UConn) -- Harry J. Hartley (1990-1996)    Finding Aid

undated, 1990-2000
3 linear feet
Correspondence, Interviews, Personal Papers.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0181
The collection contains the transcript of an interview between Dr. Hartley and Dr. Bruce Stave of the Center for Oral History and published materials documenting Dr. Hartley's activities while serving as the President of the University of Connecticut. Dr. Hartley added a complete file on the history of UConn 2000 and a copy of the book he wrote concerning the planning, development and implementation of the $1 billion project in October 2001.

President's Office Records (UConn) -- Homer D. Babbidge, Jr. (1962-1972)    Finding Aid

1962-1972
145.8 linear feet
Administrative records, correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0186
The collection contains the records of the University's President's Office during Mr. Babbidge's tenure.

President's Office Records (UConn) -- John A. DiBiaggio (1979-1985)    Finding Aid

undated, 1952-1986
36.75 linear feet
Administrative records, correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1987-0011
Contains the office files of the President's Office during Dr. DiBiaggio's administration.

President's Office Records (UConn) -- John T. Casteen III (1985-1989)    Finding Aid

1981-1990
42.5 linear feet
Administrative records, reports, correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0189
Contains the office files of the President's Office during Dr. Casteen's administration.

Preston (Melbourne) Railroad Photograph Collection    Finding Aid

1950s
.25 linear feet
Photographs
Collection Number: MSS 2009-0073
Photographs of steam and electric locomotives of the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad, in the 1950s.

Price Administration, Office of, Hartford Branch Records (CT)    Finding Aid

undated, 1941-1951
linear feet
Administrative records, reports.
Collection Number: MSS 1979-0013
Established in 1941, the Office of Price Administration was responsible for setting maximum prices on most products. The Hartford Office was a regional branch office of the OPA.

Providence & Worcester Railroad Records    Finding Aid

1826-1997
156.1 linear feet
Financial records, administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0120
Treasurer’s accounts, treasury books, superintendent’s letters, deeds, and other administrative files of the Providence and Worcestor and the Norwich and Worcestor Railroad Company

Provost's Office Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1931-2003
72.35 linear feet
Administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 1989-0003
Administrative files from the Office of the Provost, including the administrations of C.B. Gentry and A.E. Waugh through the more recent tenures of Anthony DiBenedetto and Julius Elias.

Puerto Rican and Latino Studies Institute Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1972-2006
2.6 linear feet
Administrative records, Correspondence, Financial records, Fliers, Minutes, Publications.
Collection Number: MSS 2007-0019
The collection contains the correspondence, minutes, printed materials, and financial records of the Puerto Rican and Latino Studies Institute Records from 1972 to 2006. The collection also contains the institute's administrative records, publications, fliers, news clippings, and legal documents.

Puerto Rican Civil Court Documents Collection    Finding Aid

1844-1900
5.2 linear feet
Legal records.
Collection Number: MSS 2000-0130
Included are approx. 5000 documents dated between 1840s to the 1890s, many of which are from the Arecibo civil (corte de primera instancia) court districts, covering the full range of cases that might have been brought to civil courts in those times including robbery, assault, lover's quarrels, and adultery as well as disputes over economic holdings such as land disputes, sale of slaves, and similar materials.

Puerto Rican/Latin American Cultural Center Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

1970-2005
5.2 linear feet
Administrative records, Blueprints (reprographic copies), Correspondence, Financial Records, Minutes (administrative records)
Collection Number: MSS 2012_0013
The collection contains administrative records documenting the programs and activities sponsored by the Center.

Quinebaug Pomona Grange No. 2 Collection    Finding Aid

1952
.15 linear feet
Mimegraph copies.
Collection Number: MSS 2003-0141
In 1952 the Connecticut State Grange sponsored a year long lecture series in the Granges across the state of Connecticut. This collection contains mimeograph copies of the lectures presented by the subordinate Granges of Quinebaug Pomona No. 2.

Quirk (Edward J.) Railroad Collection    Finding Aid

undated, 1924-1989
1.95 linear feet
Administrative Records, Ephemera, Photographs, Publications.
Collection Number: MSS 2006-0261
The collection consists of train passes, railroad memorabilia and photographs gathered by Mr. Quirk while he was a railroad employee.

Raab Associates Records    Finding Aid

1986-2012
25 linear feet
Administrative records, Books, Clippings (information artifacts), Correspondence, Manuscripts (document genre), Moving images, Notes, Photographs, Publications, Sound recordings
Collection Number: MSS 2009-0018
The Raab Associates Records document the work of Susan and David Raab in the children's book marketing business.

Rainbow Center Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

1998-2013
1 linear foot
Clippings (information artifacts), Ephemera, Fliers [printed matter], Publications
Collection Number: MSS 2013-0153
The collection contains newspapers, brochures, pamphlets and binders of materials documenting programs and activities of the Rainbow Center.

Ransom (Candice F.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1981-2001
6.5 linear foot
Manuscripts, Notes, Proofs, Galleys, Books.
Collection Number: MSS 1994-0013
Ms. Ransom is the author of many children's books. She has donated materials associated with over twenty-five novels (including reference and research materials) and thirty other published works (including some foreign language editions).

Ratchford (William R.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1961-1986
215.3 linear feet
Administrative records, correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1984-0021
Materials pertaining to Mr. Ratchford's term of office as United States Congressman representing Connecticut's fifth district.

Raworth (Tom) Papers    Finding Aid

1964-1977
9.1 linear feet
Correspondence, Galley proofs, Manuscripts, Notebooks, Notes, Personal Papers, Photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 1974-0003
The collection contains literary manuscripts, notebooks, correspondence received by Raworth, personal notes and fragments of writings, galleys, and some photographs. The builk of the collection dates from 1972 to 1977.

Reeves (Eric) Papers    Finding Aid

1994-2011
8 linear feet
Digital Photographs, Research files.
Collection Number: MSS 2010-0061
The collection contains correspondence, newspaper clippings, notes, photographs, writings, speeches, regarding Eric Reeves advocacy, research and analysis of the humanitarian crisis and genocide in Sudan and Darfur from 1999 onward. The collection also contains documents regarding the court case, Presbyterian Church of Sudan et al. vs. Talisman Energy Inc, Sudan.

Regional Campus Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

1950-2011
12.2 linear feet
Administrative Records, Publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1999-0089
Records from the Greater Hartford and Stamford Regional Campuses of the University of Connecticut.

Registrar's Office Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

1881-1997
474.05 linear feet
Administrative records, School records.
Collection Number: MSS 1984-0018
The Office of the Registrar compiles information about undergraduate courses and programs. The staff registers students, creates and maintains their records, provides certified documents, issues transcripts, processes grades, monitors NCAA student athletes' academic progress, and audits degrees. A significant portion of the collection is restricted from general use.

Research Foundation Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

1950-1993
13 linear feet
Administrative records, Minutes.
Collection Number: MSS 1980-0031
The collection consists of the minutes of the executive council of the Research Foundation.

Rettenmeyer (Carl W.) Papers (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1959-1979
9.1 linear feet
Correspondence, research files.
Collection Number: MSS 2010-0063
Carl W. Rettenmeyer was an American biologist who specialised in army ants. This collection houses correspondence and field notes from his professional life.

Ribicoff (Abraham) Papers    Finding Aid

1958-1979
21 reels of microfilm
Microfilm.
Collection Number: MSS 1980-0043
The collection contains 21 reels of microfilm containing newsclippings of Senator Ribicoff's Gubernatorial and Senate careers.

Riggio (Anita) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1964-2000
17 linear feet
Artwork, Correspondence, Drawings, Galley proofs, Illustrations, Notebooks, Sketches.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0121
Anita Riggio has illustrated a number of children's books and has also worked as a cartoonist and a commercial illustrator. The collection consists of original artwork and manuscripts for 25 children's books and two magazine articles, in addition to a selection of Ms. Riggio's production materials for her commercial work.

Rios (Diana I.) Collection of Ethnic Press Newspapers    Finding Aid

1992-2009
11 linear feet
Newspapers.
Collection Number: MSS 2009-0107
The collection contains ethnic newspapers from across the United States that are made available for teaching purposes.

Ritvo (Lucille B.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1968-1988
3.1 linear feet
Correspondence. Publications
Collection Number: MSS 1996-0015
The collection includes materials pertaining to Ritvo's political activities.

Roberts (Leroy) Railroad Collection    Finding Aid

undated, 1851-1993
100 linear feet
Photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 1989-0073
Collection of maps, photographs and other documents focusing on the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad and its predecessor railroad lines, particularly those that ran in Connecticut.

Rogasky (Barbara) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1988-1996
1 linear foot
Correspondence and manusripts.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0112
The collection contains research notes, correspondence, drafts, revisions and other materials pertaining to stories or books written by Ms. Rogasky.

Rogers Corporation Collection    Finding Aid

1945-1950
.25 linear feet
Annual reports, correspondence, business records.
Collection Number: MSS 1988-0057
Maker of paper, plastic, laminates and special products used in wireless communications; one of the oldest manufacturing companies in Connecticut.

Romano (U. Roberto [Robin]) Papers     Finding Aid

1972-2011
46 linear feet
Civil actions, Clippings (information artifacts), Correspondence, Interviews, Notes, Optical discks, Photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 2008-0006
Research files and photography by noted photographer and documentary filmmaker U. Roberto (Robin) Romano, who has documented child labor in Brazil, India, Indonesia, Kenya, Nepal, and Pakistan, migrant farm labor in the United States and Mexico, and the cocoa industry in the Ivory Coast. Access to a portion of the digital images from the collection is available at http://doddcenter.uconn.edu/collections/digital.htm

Roper (Elmo) Papers    Finding Aid

1909-1972
67.15 linear feet
Correspondence, speeches, articles, scrapbooks.
Collection Number: MSS 1995-0050
Elmo Roper (1900-1971) was a pioneer in the fields of market research and public opinion polling. The collection contains correspondence, speeches, speech cards, articles, newspaper clippings, and scrapbooks, some job files from Roper Research Associates, and a variety of press releases, advertisements, and legal papers from the various groups and corporations with which he was involved.

Rosen (Barbara) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1919-1977
4 linear feet
Administrative records, financial records, newspapers.
Collection Number: MSS 2001-0036
The collection contains newspapers, fliers, realia and similar materials associated with living in wartime Britain.

Rosenzweig (Stephen) Papers    Finding Aid

1937-1961
.25 linear feet
Photocopies.
Collection Number: MSS 1990-0006
Photocopies of papers of Stephen Rosenzweig, a worker at the Alexander Smith and Sons Carpet Factory in Yonkers, New York, who organized the Independent Smith Workers, a labor union of workers at the factory, in the 1930s.

Rowland (John) Papers    Finding Aid

1985-1990
30 linear feet
Correspondence, video recordings, press releases.
Collection Number: MSS 1990-0020
Congressional records of John G. Rowland. Rowland served as a member of the United States House of Representatives from 1985 to 1991 from Connecticut's fifth district. Records include constituent correspondence from 1985 to 1990, campaign and congressional newsletters, press releases, and legislative profiles.

Royal Industrial Union Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1966-1972
.5 linear feet
Administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 2004-0122
Union that represented workers at the Royal Typewriter Company in Hartford, Connecticut. Records consist of index cards of information created by the union about workers for a strike in 1967 and dues paid by members.

Rubins (Edward J.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1942-1950, 1958-1964
.25 linear feet
Correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 2006-0285
The collection primarily consists of correspondence between Edward J. Rubins and his wife, Ruth, between 1942 and 1943. Also included is a mansucript copy of Rubins' dissertation (1948, University of Maryland) and two letters from Albert Jorgensen, President of the University of Connecticut, concerning Rubins' employment at the University.

Rudberg (Bernard) Research Collection of the Central New England Railway    Finding Aid

2002-2008
.5 linear feet
Photocopies.
Collection Number: MSS 2008-0043
The collection consists of tour guidebooks compiled by Bernard L. Rudberg of photocopies of photographs, maps, correspondence, and documents related to the history of the Central New England Railway, which ran from Maybrook, New York, to Hartford, Connecticut, in the period between 1898 and 1927, at which point it was taken over by the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad.

Rudd (Malcolm Day) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1796-1939
4.5 linear feet
Correspondence, family papers.
Collection Number: MSS 1980-0033
Personal correspondence, family papers, and other papers of the general manager of the Holley Manufacturing Company from 1901 to 1942.

Rumaker (Michael) Papers    Finding Aid

1950-2010
75 linear feet
Correspondence, manuscripts, photographs, notebooks.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0007
The Michael Rumaker Papers consist of manuscripts, letters, notebooks, audio recordings, and other personal papers from 1950 to 2010, including personal journals and and family photographs from 1925 through 2010. Literary manuscripts comprise multiple formats including short stories, plays, poems, essays, reviews, and fiction.

Russell (Ralph) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1939-1977
1 linear foot
Correspondence, legal files.
Collection Number: MSS 1995-0009
Collection documents Russell's dismissal from and eventual reinstatement with the Interior Department in the 1950s after he was accused of being a member of the Communist Party.

Samponaro (Phil) Papers    Finding Aid

1992-2000
.5 linear feet
Syylabi, notes.
Collection Number: MSS 2003-0049
Phil Samponaro graduated from the University of Connecticut with degrees in History (M.A. 1994, Ph.D. 2003). During his graduate career at the University he worked with several professors in the History Department as a Teaching Assistant. The collection contains syllabi, typed class notes, handouts, memoranda and articles pertaining to the classes in which Dr. Samponaro was enrolled or a Teaching Assistant (TA).

Sanders (Ed) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1955-1976
12.25 linear feet
Correspondence, manuscripts, audio visual materials, poems, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1978-0002
Beat poet and writer; publisher and editor, "Fuck You A Magazine of the Arts" and Fuck You Press; proprietor, Peace Eye Bookstore, New York; peace and free- speech activist; rock performer. Born 1939, Kansas City, Mo. Sanders's papers. Includes manuscripts for poetry and other writing projects, including Shards of God (1970), The Family (1971), and Tales of Beatnik Glory (1975); publication files for Fuck You Press; files relating to 1966 obscenity case; files relating to peace and civil rights demonstrations, 1960s; correspondence, principally (more than 20 letters each) from Harry Fainlight, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Al Glover, John Keys, Tuli Kupferberg, and Gerard Malanga.

Sarg (Tony) Collection    Finding Aid

undated
2 linear feet
Artwork.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0192
The collection contains one ink, crayon (?) and watercolor sketch.

Sargent and Company Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1720-1955
188 linear feet
Administrative, legal, and labor records; financial records.
Collection Number: MSS 1980-0038
Manufacturer of locks and hardware, established in 1842 by Joseph B. Sargent (1822-1907), with headquarters in New Haven, Connecticut.

Saroyan (Aram) Papers    Finding Aid

1974-1977
5.5 linear feet
Correspondence, personal papers, manuscripts, audio cassettes.
Collection Number: MSS 1978-0004
Incoming correspondence for the years 1975-1977, manuscripts and audio cassette interviews.

Savings Bank of Manchester Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1839, 1905-2004
76.65 linear feet
Administrative Records, Audio visual materials, Correspondence, Financial Records, Histories, Minutes, Newsletters, Posters, Press releases, Publications.
Collection Number: MSS 2004-0048
The Savings Bank of Manchester was founded in 1905 as a mutual savings bank, owned by and serving its depositors in the Manchester, Connecticut, community. SBM existed for 99 years, opening a total of 28 branch offices in the eastern half of Connecticut. In 2004, SBM merged with New Haven Savings Bank to become part of NewAlliance Bank. The collection, the bulk of which ranges from 1905 to 2003, contains administrative and financial records, including the original ledgers and account books, as well as a rich collection of advertisements, public relations records, photographs, and audio/video of commercials.

Scarry (Richard) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1946-1997
106.3 linear feet
Administrative Records, Artwork, Audio cassettes, Book dummies, Books, Correspondence, Drawings, Financial Records, Galley proofs, Illustrations, Manuscripts, Notes.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0048
The Richard Scarry Papers contain materials related to Scarry himself, but the majority of the archives pertains to the creation, production, and distribution of his books for children. The archives contains materials and correspondence concerning Scarry's early work, with Western Publishing and Little Golden Books, beginning in the 1950s. A greater amount of material concerns the works produced by Scarry during his later association with Random House.

Schaefer (Carl W.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1963-1992
20.8 linear feet
Correspondence, publications, manuscripts.
Collection Number: MSS 2001-0016
Dr. Carl W. Schaefer is a professor in the Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Department at the University of Connecticut. The collection documents his professional interests and activities.

Schaffrath (Max) Papers    Finding Aid

1896-1898-1945
.25 linear feet
Correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 2006-0240
The collection contains correspondence from a student at Storrs Agricultural College to his brother who was at Exeter Academy in New Hampshire.

Schenker (Andre) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1918-1972
12.5 linear feet
Radio broadcast transcripts, correspondence, manuscripts.
Collection Number: MSS 1983-0008
Personal papers of former University History professor and radio commentator.

School of Allied Health Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

1972-2006
5.2 linear feet
Administrative records, Clippings (information artifacts), Correspondence, Financial Records, Fliers [printed matter], Notes
Collection Number: MSS 2007_0071
Administrative records documenting the work of the School of Allied Health at the University of Connecticut.

School of Business Administration Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1940-1998
7.55 linear feet
Minutes, administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0091
The UConn School of Business was established in 1941 as the School of Business Administration. The collection contains faculty minutes and materials collected as part of the School's accreditation.

School of Insurance Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1937-1969
1 linear foot
Administrative records, fliers, correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0086
In 1936, the School established a Department of Insurance that was incorporated as the Hartford College of Insurance by the Connecticut General Assembly in 1939. In 1943, the Connecticut General Assembly authorized a five-year lease of the Hartford College of Law and Insurance, located at 39 Woodland Street in Hartford, to the University of Connecticut. The collection contains fliers, brochures, course related materials and brief historical details pertaining to the Hartford College of Insurance and the subsequent integration of its programs into those of the University of Connecticut.

School of Law Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1973-1983
2 linear feet
Correspondence, Administrative records, Publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0100
Collection includes materials associated with the reaccreditation of the School by the American Bar Association

School of Nursing Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1938-2008
5.2 linear feet
Minutes, Photographs, Reports.
Collection Number: MSS19980276
Records of the University of Connecticut School of Nursing, established in 1942 and accredited since 1943. The collection contains faculty meeting minutes, project documentation, photographs, multimedia and ephemeral materials.

School of Nursing War Veteran Oral History Collection (UConn)    Finding Aid

2010
10 DVDs
Audio visual materials, Sound recordings
Collection Number: MSS 2010-0100
Video oral histories of ten of ten University of Connecticut alumni who have served in the military.

School of Pharmacy Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1925-
9.5 linear feet
Newspaper clippings, speeches, reports, administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 1993-0077
The Connecticut College of Pharmacy was established in 1925 in New Haven, Connecticut. In 1941, the Connecticut General Assembly enacted legislation to incorporate the College as part of the University of Connecticut. The collection contains an extensive collection of clippings (scrapbooks) concerning the program and its faculty, students and graduates in addition to historical papers, documents and reports about pharmacy and the program at the University.

School of Social Work (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1947-2001
2.75 linear feet
Publications, Administrative Records, Financial Records.
Collection Number: MSS1998-0105
Established in 1946, the School of Social Work is located on the Greater Hartford campus of the University of Connecticut. The University of Connecticut School of Social Work promotes social and economic justice by providing high quality education in social work. The School prepares competent professionals with knowledge, as well as general and specialized method skills for helping people enrich their lives, improve their communities, and contribute to a more just social order.

Schuldiner (David) Collection of Oral Histories    Finding Aid

1987-2004
3.9 linear feet
Oral Histories, Oral History Transcripts.
Collection Number: MSS 2012-0043
Folklorist David Shuldiner worked in Connecticut's Department of Aging to promote the creativity, vitality, and well-being of elderly residents in the state. His oral history project focused on the elderly.

Schulze (August) Papers (UConn)    Finding Aid

1908-1920
.15 linear feet
Financial Records, School Records.
Collection Number: MSS 2002-0100
August Frederick Schulze, Jr., originally from Brooklyn, New York, was a student at the Connecticut Agricultural College. He graduated in 1913 with a B.S. in Investigative Work. He was hired by CAC as an instructor in Botany, a job he held, according to university records, until spring of 1915.

Schumacher (Joachim) Papers    Finding Aid

1922-1982
7.8 linear feet
Correspondence, manuscripts, newspaper clippings, notes, illustrations, sound recordings.
Collection Number: MSS 1996-0016
The collection contains Schumacher's research on philosophy and art history, and materials relating to his years at Westover School. Consisting of books, correspondence, clippings, and manuscripts, the collection includes sources in both German and English.

Schuyler (James) Papers    Finding Aid

1971, 1980, 1985-1986
.1 linear feet
Correspondence, clippings.
Collection Number: MSS 2004-0083
James Schuyler, American poet, novelist and art critic, won the Pulitzer Prize, for his book The Morning of the Poem. The collection contains three letters from Schuyler to Donald Allen, and several articles about Schuyler and his work.

Scovill Manufacturing Company Records    Finding Aid

1930-1984
6 linear feet
Administrative records, blueprints, correspondence, epehmera, manuscripts, notes, photographs, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1993-0078
The Scovill Manufacturing Company manufactured a variety of metal products from the early nineteenth century to the end of the twentieth century in Waterbury, Connecticut. The records consist of design plans for various machine tools and equipment as well as typewritten histories about the company, photographs, product catalogs, and employee pins.

Seckerson (Howard A.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1921-1961
3.35 linear feet
Personal papers.
Collection Number: MSS 1990-0043
Personal and professional papers of former University English professor.

Seelye (Catherine) Papers    Finding Aid

1917-1978 [bulk 1973-1976]
1.5 linear feet
Correspondence, manuscripts.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0211
Research notes, correspondence, and transcriptions for "Charles Olson and Ezra Pound: An Encounter at St. Elizabeths" (NY: Grossman, 1975), edited by Catherine Seelye.

Seiden (Art) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1950-1996
2 linear feet
Artwork.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0359
Assorted pieces of original art by Art Seiden. Most pieces are matted, many have captions written on the artwork by the artist. No complete texts are represented.

Seidman (Harold) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1930-1980
12.35 linear feet
Administrative records, correspondence, personal papers, research notes.
Collection Number: MSS 1984-0031
A management analyst with the United States government, Seidman was responsible for a variety of public policy issues. Former University professor in the Political Science Department (1971-1984).

Semester of the Thirties Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

1968-1969
4 linear feet
Notes, Sound Recordings.
Collection Number: MSS 1979-0016
In the Spring of 1969 the University of Connecticut devoted a whole semester to the study of the 1930s. An all-campus venture, the project drew on all the resources of the University and brought in distinguished visitors, some of whom had been cultural figures of that decade. Called "The Semester of the Thirties," this experiment in higher education probably brought together more aspects of a decade in cultural, political, economic, and social history than any such project undertaken by a university.

Sendak (Maurice) Collection of James Marshall     Finding Aid

undated, 1979-1997
9 linear feet
Books, Ephemera, Works of Art.
Collection Number: MSS 2012-0152
The Maurice Sendak Collection of James Marshall contains books, drawings, paintings, and dummies created by James Marshall and owned by Sendak. The collection also contains a small wooden box that contains Marshall's watercolor brushes, eyeglasses, a pen, and a note in Sendak's hand.

Senior Survey Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

1969-1975
3.9 linear feet
Administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0073
The collection contains administrative records associated with opinion surveys of seniors conducted by the University on a range of topics including courses, Greek life, housing, and facilities between 1969 and 1975.

Seymour Specialty Wire Company Records    Finding Aid

1895-1992
52.5 linear feet
Administrative records, correspondence, financial records, legal documents, maps, notes, publications, preliminary sketches, blueprints, and microfilm.
Collection Number: MSS 1993-0039
The collection contains administrative records, correspondence, financial records, legal documents, maps, notes, publications, preliminary sketches, blueprints, and microfilm from the Seymour Manufacturing Company and the Seymour Specialty Wire Company. The Seymour Manufacturing Company, later renamed the Seymour Specialty Wire Company, produced brass products at several mills along the Naugatuck River for over one hundred years, before closing in 1991.

Shea (George) Papers    Finding Aid

1991-1993
1 linear foot
Correspondence, Videocassettes, Notes, Publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1991-0053
The papers of George Shea include some of his unpublished poetry, correspondence and research on George A. Custer.

Shea (Pegi Deitz) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1989-2005
3.25 linear feet
Correspondence, manuscripts.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0068
The collection includes materials associated with both of the author’s books. Materials for "Bungalow, Fungalow" and "The Whispering Cloth", originally titled "Stitches", include correspondence, research materials, photographs, manuscripts and galleys of the book, in addition to clippings, presentation and marketing materials.

Simmons (Robert R.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1991-2006
174.2 linear feet
Correspondence, reports, clippings, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 2007-0029
Records documenting the early legislative career of Robert R. "Rob" Simmons. Simmons represented Stonington and North Stonington from 1991 to 2001 in the Connecticut General Assembly before his election to Congress, representing Connecticut's Second Congressional District from 2001 until 2007. He was nominated as Connecticut's first Business Advocate by Governor M. Jodi Rell in February 2007, and in April was unanimously confirmed by both houses of the General Assembly.

Simont (Marc) Papers    Finding Aid

1939-1997
131 linear feet
Artwork.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0002
The collection contains illustrations and text for approximately eighty books. There is almost no correspondence and several of the titles are missing illustrations.

Slater Company Records    Finding Aid

1795-1892
147.25 linear feet
Administrative records, labor records.
Collection Number: MSS 1979-0017
Textile manufacturer of Jewett City (town of Griswold), Connecticut.

Slavitz (Harriet) Papers    Finding Aid

1950-2000
1.25 linear feet
Notes, notebooks, audio recordings.
Collection Number: MSS 2008-0070
Manuscripts, journals, notebooks correspondence and audio recordings of poet, essayist, freelance writer, book editor, and for a brief time, instructor of English literature at the University of Connecticut, Harriet Slavitz.

Slobodkina (Esphyr) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1899-1995
50.55 linear feet
Administrative records, Correspondence, Financial Records, Galley proofs, Illustrations (layout features), Manuscripts (document genre), Monographs, Notebooks, Notes, Photographs, Publications, Sketches, Works of Art
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0050
Esphyr Slobodkina was an artist, illustrator, and children's book author. Materials in the collection are comprised of illustrations, manuscripts, and other documents related to the publication of her works. There are also various materials related to her personal life.

Slow Loris Press Records    Finding Aid

1971-1984
1 linear foot
Correspondence, manuscripts.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0212
The Slow Loris Press was a independent non-profit venture headed by Anthony and Patricia Petrosky. The Slow Loris Press focused on publishing a poetry magazine called "Rapport" which evolved into a more wide ranging format with the start of the "Slow Loris Reader" (SLR) in 1978. The Press also published chapbooks and broadsides. It ceased operation in 1984 principally due to insufficient financial support.

Smith (Charles Emory) Collection    Finding Aid

1895-1903
2.25 linear feet
Correspondence, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1988-0034
Materials represent selections from Mr. Smith's activities in the fields of journalism, international diplomacy and as postmaster general.

Smith (Joseph A.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1983-2002
100 linear feet
Artwork, correspondence, manuscripts, galley proofs.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0066
Collection consists of original illustrations for over thirty books that Smith has illustrated. Collection also includes a number of publisher proofs for the color art. There are preliminary dummies available for several of the titles, and a few assorted pieces of correspondence between Smith and his publishers.

Smith (Richard P.) Papers    Finding Aid

circa 1945
3.25 linear feet
Administrative records, correspondence, photographs, scrapbooks.
Collection Number: MSS 1996-0017
The collection contains photographs, correspondence, ephemera and similar materials documenting Mr. Smith's military service during World War II and attendance at the Nuremberg Trials.

Smith Family Papers    Finding Aid

1790-1923
9.25 linear feet
Correspondence, financial records, business records.
Collection Number: MSS 1965-0001
Family of Canterbury, Connecticut, and owner and operator of mills from the mid-1700s to the 1940s. Types of mills included carding and spinning, grist, saw, and shingle. The papers consist of personal and business correspondence of several generations of the family, with information about the history of the town of Canterbury.

Snopek (Joseph R.) Railroad Collection    Finding Aid

undated, 1902-1999
13 linear feet
Photographs, timetables, maps, manuals.
Collection Number: MSS 2003-0035
Author of "Diesels to Park Avenue: The FL-9 Story" (New England Rails Publishing Company, 1997). Collection consists of photographs, timetables, track guide maps, operator manuals, and freight schedules principally of northeastern United States railroads, including the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad, Penn Central, Conrail, and Amtrak.

Snow (Cynthia Reeves) Collection    Finding Aid

undated, 1927, 2001
.25 linear feet
Clippings, correspondence, ephemera, photographs, photocopies, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 2003-0156
The collection contains audio cassettes, photographs, correspondence, ephemera, notes, publications, memorials pertaining to the artist Cynthia Snow.

Snow (Grace E.) Papers    Finding Aid

1894-1898
2 linear feet
Awards, Memorabilia, Publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0238
Grace E. Snow was one of the first women to graduate from Storrs Agricultural College (1896), now the University of Connecticut. Collection contains her diploma, report card, dance program and publications.

Snow (Joe) Punk Rock Collection    Finding Aid

1976-2008
15 linear feet
Fanzines, Fliers, Tickets.
Collection Number: MSS 2013-0052
This collection contains flyers, venue calendars, fanzines, posters, photographs, LPs, 45s, casettes, buttons and ephemera from Connecticut's hardcore punk scene.

Snow (Walter) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1926-1973
7.5 linear feet
Correspondence, manuscripts.
Collection Number: MSS 1975-0005
Writer and journalist, b. 1905, Gardner, Mass., d. 1973, Willimantic, Conn. Affiliated with the New York Rebel Poets, 1930s; contributor to New Masses, Daily Worker, Anvil, and other leftist publications; co-editor of Anvil, with Jack Conroy; organizer for the American Newspaper Guild and the American Labor Party. Journalist for various New York and Willimantic

Sobek (Joseph) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1951-1981
8.25 linear feet
Correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1980-0039
Personal papers of the inventor of raquetball (1950, Greenwich, Connecticut).

Social Science Data Center (UConn)    Finding Aid

1973-1979
.5 linear feet
Administrative records, Newsletter.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0239
The collection contains a small and random gathering of materials associated with the Social Science Data Center and its publication, The Connecticut Poll.

Society of Children's Book Writers & Illustrators (New England) Records    Finding Aid

1972-2010
1 linear foot
Publications.
Collection Number: MSS 2011-0022
The Records of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators consists of newsletters from 1980-2010, flyers and brochures for the Annual Conference, and correspondence from the chapter's Regional Advisors for 1992.

Somersville Manufacturing Company Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1867-1993
74 linear feet
Advertising Records, Correspondence, Financial Records, Ledgers (account books), Photographic prints
Collection Number: MSS 2013-0030
The Somersville Manufacturing Company was established in 1879 by Rockwell Keeney and produced fine woolens in Somersville, Connecticut. The company was run by members of the Keeney family for the 90 years of its existence. The collection consists of administrative and financial records, marketing materials, photographs, scrapbooks, and correspondence.

Southern New England Telephone (SNET) Collection    Finding Aid

undated, 1920s-1980s
8 linear feet
Memorabilia, Realia.
Collection Number: MSS 2010-0118
Memorabilia and artifacts related to the Southern New England Telephone Company of Connecticut, including antique telephones, a climbing belt and lanyard used by a crewman, the cellphone used to make the first cellphone call in Connecticut, an employee service pin and Telephone Pioneers memorabilia, and "clothing" made from pages from the SNET Yellow Pages.

Southern New England Telephone Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1877-1998
631 linear feet
Financial records, photographs, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0122
Established in January 1878 as the District Telephone Company of New Haven [Connecticut]; opened the world's first telephone exchange that same year. Reorganized as the Southern New England Telephone Company in 1882.

Spanish Periodicals and Newspapers    Finding Aid

18th-20th centuries, bulk 1800-1840
linear feet
Periodicals, newspapers.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0303
Spanish periodicals and newspapers with information on all aspects of Spanish society. Covering three centuries, the bulk of the materials is from 1800-1840.

Sposato (Joseph A.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1934-1972
.75 linear feet
Administrative files, memorabilia, photographs, speeches.
Collection Number: MSS 1984-0032
Labor activist and president of the Textile Workers Union of America, Local #110.

St. Pierre (Eugene J.) Papers    Finding Aid

1933-1974
13.5 linear feet
Administrative records, personal papers, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1986-0007
Labor leader in Hartford, Connecticut. President of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local Union 1013.

Starr (Burgis Pratt) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1861-1887
2 linear feet
Diaries, Drawings, Photographs, Sketches.
Collection Number: MSS 2008-0063
The collection contains, among other personal papers, a diary documenting Mr. Starr's 1861-1862 travels through Europe and the Holy Land.

Stave (Bruce M.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1895-2006
171.6 linear feet
Correspondence, Photocopies, Notes, Administrative Records.
Collection Number: MSS2003-0054
The collection contains the professional papers of Professor Bruce M. Stave, Board of Trustees Distinguished Professor of History Emeritus and Director of the Oral History Office at the University of Connecticut. He served as Chair of the Department of History between 1985 and 1994.

Steele and Johnson Manufacturing Company Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1837-1937
246.05 linear feet
Correspondence, inventories, labor records, business directories, financial records.
Collection Number: MSS 1980-0040
Brass manufacturer of Waterbury, Connecticut.

Stemmons (Walter) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1882-1964
6.25 linear feet
Personal papers, correspondence, research materials, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0123
Walter Stemmons became Agricultural Editor at the Connecticut College in 1918. The scope of his official responsibilities expanded rapidly as the college grew into a state university. He was director of the Division of Publications and University Editor until he retired in 1954.

Stern (Milton) Papers    Finding Aid

1968-1975
.25 linear feet
Correspondence, reports.
Collection Number: MSS 1991-0054
The collection contains materials concerning Stern's efforts on behalf of Workday College, a series of flexible, non-credit seminars aimed at the working adult population.

Stickels (Dudley) Photograph Collection of Central New England Railway    Finding Aid

1880s-1950s
3 linear feet
Photographs, negatives.
Collection Number: MSS 2000-0120
The Stickels Photograph Collection of Central New England Railway contains 639 negatives and black and white photographic prints. The majority of the images were taken between the 1880s and the 1930s, with just one from the 1940s and only two from the 1950s. A majority of the images are of steam locomotives from various New England railroads, although the Central New England Railway steam locomotives are the most heavily represented. Also in the collection are images of railroad stations and yards, wreck scenes, bridges, and work scenes. Some of the more unique images include a negative image of a map of the Hartford, Connecticut, to Springfield, Massachusetts, rail line, as well as a promotional photographic print displaying the interior of a new passenger car.

Stieg (Henry) Collection of the Pratt & Whitney Tools Company    Finding Aid

undated, 1937-1993
4 linear feet

Collection Number: MSS 1998-0015
The collection consists of materials gathered by Henry R. Stieg, a master gage inspector at the Pratt & Whitney Division of the Niles-Bement-Pond Company from 1940 to 1973 and departmental steward in the Unity Lodge Local 251 of the United Electrical, Radio & Machine Workers and, after 1948, Unity Lodge, Local 405 of the United Automobile, Aircraft and Agricultural Implement Workers of America, C.I.O. The materials include publications, newsletters and flyers and memoranda of the locals and the company, drawings and machine plans, reports and maps, correspondence, contract proposals and agreements, job evaluations, newspaper clippings and pamphlets.

Stieg (Karl) Railroad Collection    Finding Aid

1880s-1960s
168.35 linear feet
Property records, financial records.
Collection Number: MSS 1988-0038
This collection has not yet been organized for unassisted research use. Researchers wishing to access this collection must make prior arrangements with the Curator before visiting Archives & Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center. Railroad property leases and documents associated with the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad.

Stock (Catherine) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1983-2004
17.5 linear feet
Dummies, galley proofs, works of art.
Collection Number: MSS 2005-0059
Works of art, dummies, and gallery proofs produced by children's book author Catherine Stock.

Stone (Frank) Collection    Finding Aid

undated, 1975-1998
4.8 linear feet
Artifacts, audio-visual materials.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0124
The collection consists of materials related to Armenian culture and efforts to establish Armenian Studies at the University of Connecticut.

Stone (Lois Greene) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1952-1996
.5 linear feet
Correspondence, clippings, notes.
Collection Number: MSS 1989-0029
The collection contains personal materials pertaining to Ms. Stone's years at the University of Connecticut, including clippings, scrapbook pages, grades and correspondence. Artifacts, dance cards, programs, jewelry and similar items have been identified and incorporated into the larger University Memorabilia Collection.

Storrs Agricultural Experiment Station Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

1882-1973
33.9 linear feet
Correspondence, Manuscripts, Publications, Reports.
Collection Number: MSS 1972-0001
The records of the Storrs Agricultural Experiment Station provide information on one of the oldest agricultural experiment and research stations in the United States. The recrods provide substantial information on the early years of the Experiment Station from 1888 to 1920.

Storrs Congregational Church Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1737-1972
1.5 linear feet
Administrative Records, Bylaws, Correspondence, Deeds, Financial Records.
Collection Number: MSS 2006-0256
The collection contains administrative records and historical documents of the Storrs (Connecticut) Congregational Church.

Storrs Draft Information Committee Records    Finding Aid

1965-1973
3.9 linear feet
Administrative Records, Correspondence, Fliers [printed matter], Notes, Publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0271
The collection contains the administrative records, correspondence, legal documents, fliers, notes, and publications of the . The records contain information associated with draft counseling, draft resistance, non-violent protest, peace movement groups, and selective service at the during the Vietnam War era.

Storrs Family Photograph Collection    Finding Aid

undated
.25 linear feet
Photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 2007-0005
The collections contains photographs of the property of Augustus Storrs in Mansfield, Connecticut that is now part of the Storrs campus of the University of Connecticut. Monographs associated with the photographs have been separated and catalogued.

Storrs School Literary Society Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1894-1987
.25 linear feet
Correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1999-0112
The collection contains correspondence, reports, membership lists and other pertinent and ephemeral materials concerning the history, organization, and fraternal affiliates of the Storrs School Literary Society (later the College Shakespearean Club).

Storrs Tennis Association Records    Finding Aid

1915-1947
.1 linear feet
Administrative records, financial records.
Collection Number: MSS 1974-0005
The Storrs Tennis Association was established to foster the game within the environs of Storrs, Connecticut, and was open to residents over the age of eighteen. The Association was in existence from circa 1915 through 1947.

Student Fee Advisory Committee Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

2005-2008
.5 linear feet
Administrative and financial records.
Collection Number: MSS 2008-0011
The collection contains records of the Student Fee Advisory Committe at the University of Connecticut, to include budget proposals, hearings, questions, and an overview of organizations and fees charged.

Summit of Sweden Collection    Finding Aid

2001
1 linear foot
Publications, flyers.
Collection Number: MSS 2001-0075
In June 2001, the World Trade Organization met in G?teborg, Sweden, amidst much protest. The collection contains publications and flyers relevant to the summit.

Summit of the Americas    Finding Aid

1998-2001
1 linear foot
Publications, flyers.
Collection Number: MSS 2001-0037
The Summit of the Americas was held in Montreal, Quebec, in April 2001. The collection contains materials pertaining to the protests surrounding the summit meeting.

Swadosh (Sydney) Photograph Collection    Finding Aid

1900-1967
.25 linear feet
Photographic prints, Slides
Collection Number: MSS 2008-0127
The collection contains photographs and slides taken by Mr. Swadosh.

Swanberg (J.W.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated
2 linear feet
Correspondence, Galley proofs, Photocopies, Manscripts.
Collection Number: MSS 2006-0251
The J.W. Swanberg Papers consist of chapter and caption drafts, galley proofs, correspondence, and other materials associated with Mr. Swanberg's book "New Haven Power."

Symonds (Richard) Railroad Annual Report Collection    Finding Aid

1886-1910
21 linear feet
Annual reports.
Collection Number: MSS 1988-0062
The collection consists of annual reports submitted by approximately 80 Connecticut mainline railroads and street railroads, most of which are affiliated or owned by the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad, to the State Railroad Commission and the Public Utilities Commission. The reports include brief histories of the companies, lists of company organizations, officer and property owners, track information, and financial data.

Szekeres (Cyndy) Papers    Finding Aid

1961-2004
56.25 linear feet
Correspondence, artwork.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0078
The Cyndy Szekeres Papers consist mainly of correspondence, artwork, and publishing materials for over two dozen Cyndy Szekeres titles, dating from 1961 to the 1980s. The collection also includes pieces from later dates. The collection includes both preliminary and finished artwork, dummies, separations, and proofs, as well as typescripts for select titles.

Taber (Thomas Townsend, III ) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1896-2004
2 linear feet
Correspondence, Maps, Photocopies.
Collection Number: MSS 2010-0023
Author of books on railroads in the United States and compiler of information on how to find research materials about railroads in libraries and archives. The Papers contains three volumes of photocopies of newspaper articles about topics pertaining to the New Haven Railroad and its predecessor lines and indexes and lists compiled by Mr. Taber about the availability of research material and locomotives.

Taggart (John) Papers    Finding Aid

1974-1975
.15 linear feet
Correspondence, photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0214
The collection contains one letter from John Taggart and numerous letters and postcards to Taggart. All materials are date 1974-1975. There is a significant quantity of correspondence from Theodore Enslin and James Weil.

Talbot (Clare) Papers    Finding Aid

1751-1985
2.6 linear feet
Correspondence, manuscripts, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0224
The collection consists of correspondence, manuscripts, papers, articles, reviews, notes, publications, background materials, photos, photocopies, photostats, negatives, and order forms related to Clare Talbot’s writings as well as her business activities (her shop and Hilprand Press). A substantial proportion of the collection is comprised of materials relating to Clare Talbot’s work on "The Bookplates of the Signers of the Declaration of Independence".

Talmadge (Daniel W.) Papers (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1949-1976
1.25 linear feet
Correspondence, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 2007-0012
The collection contains the research, publications and correspondence of Daniel W. Talmadge, a professor of Poultry Science at the University of Connecticut from 1949 until his retirement in 1979.

Tambo (Oliver) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1960-1991
19 rolls of microfilm
Microfilm.
Collection Number: MSS 2000-0144
Microfilm copies of manscript collection located at the University of Fort Hare (Alice, South Africa). Papers of anti-apartheid activist Oliver Tambo.

Tarbescu (Edith) Papers    Finding Aid

undated

Manuscripts, Photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 1999-0078
This collection has not yet been organized for unassisted research use. Researchers wishing to access this collection must make prior arrangements with the Curator before visiting Archives & Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center. Ms. Tarbescu is the author of several scripts and children's books. The collection contains an original manuscript and photograph for Annushka's Voyage.

Taxpayers' Alliance to Serve CT Records    Finding Aid

1993-1994
.5 linear feet
Publication, fliers.
Collection Number: MSS 1994-0064
The Taxpayers’ Alliance to Serve Connecticut (TASC) lobbied the state government and the public against the balanced budget amendment and in favor of the Connecticut Income tax.

Teale (Edwin Way) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1799-1995
238 linear feet
Correspondence, manuscripts, drafts, photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 1981-0009
Teale’s papers include field notes and drafts for each of his books, early childhood writings, professional writings for magazines, newspapers and book reviews, correspondence- both personal and professional, personal and family documents, scrapbooks, and memorabilia, as well as his photographs (prints, negatives, and transparencies) and his personal library. There is also one box of original John Burroughs material Teale collected over the years.

Temple (John) Papers    Finding Aid

1968-1974
.1 linear feet
Correspondence, manuscripts, galley proofs.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0215
Letters and manuscripts of John Temple sent to Andrew Crozier, editor of Ferry Press.

Terres (John) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1901-1989
1 linear foot
Correspondence, manuscripts, publications, photographs, negatives, financial records.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0287
The collection contains correspondence, publications, research notes, photographs, and manuscript versions of some of Terres' work.

The Learning Network (TLN) collection of video recordings of Connecticut for "Discover America"     Finding Aid

1999
8 items
Video recordings.
Collection Number: MSS 2011-0087
Original camera raw footage recorded during the production of the syndicated travel series "Discover America", Connecticut episodes. The raw footage includes everything that was shot while on location in Connecticut, unedited. A travel scenario was used to organize the video clips.

Thermos Company Collection    Finding Aid

1918-1987
10 linear feet
Annual reports, newsletters, catalogs and price lists, photographs and negatives, memorabilia.
Collection Number: MSS 1989-0098
Manufacturer of vacuum bottles with a plant in Norwich, Connecticut.

Thomas (L. Eugene) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1979-1990
2.6 linear feet
Interviews, notes.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0309
Collection consists of interviews collected in India in 1983 and in 1989-90, and in England, also in 1983 and 1990.

Thomas J. Dodd Research Center Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

1965-
36.1 linear feet
Administrative records, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0290
The collection contains correspondence, publications, fliers, brochures, plans, drawings, photographs and ephemeral materials pertaining to the operation of the Dodd Research Center and its programs.

Thomson (Bill) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1979-2010
19.5 linear feet
Artwork.
Collection Number: MSS 2010-0049
The Bill Thomson Papers contain artwork spanning from his high school days in Southington, CT, to his recent picture books, "Building with Dad, Chalk, Baseball Hour," "Karate Hour" and "Soccer Hour." The collection contains sketches, models, finished artwork and illustrations from his work as the illustrator working with his wife Diann, who is the graphic designer for their firm, Thomson Illustration and Design.

Thorson (Robert) Papers    Finding Aid

1851-2005
5.5 linear feet
Artwork. Correspondence. Publications. Field notes.
Collection Number: MSS 1999-0026
Collection contains copies of articles about and sketches and dummy for "Stone Wall Secrets".

Tilton (Eleanor Taft) Papers    Finding Aid

1939-1976
8.25 linear feet
Personal papers, correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1979-0018
The collection contains materials reflecting Mrs. Titlon's interests in civic and state affairs, particularly the I-84 Extension (Bushnell Park Connector), Election Laws, PTA, Fine Arts Commission and the Hartford League of Women Voters.

Tomassetti (Nicholas J.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1916-1978
4.5 linear feet
Labor records, photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 1984-0033
International representative (1942-78) of the United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers Union (UE), and a member of the Connecticut House of Representatives (1938-1944).

Toms (Marion) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1911-1985
.15 linear feet
Clippings (information artifacts), Correspondence, Newspapers, Periodicals, Personal papers, Photographs
Collection Number: MSS 2013-0022
Marion Toms was a life long resident of East Hartford, Connecticut. The collection contains personal and family materials dated 1911-1985.

Torrey (George Safford) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1910-1980
7.3 linear feet
Personal papers, research materials.
Collection Number: MSS 1982-0008
Personal and professional papers of former Unviersity professor of Botany and administrator.

Towne (Charles) Papers    Finding Aid

1956-1985
6.5 linear feet
Clippings, notes.
Collection Number: MSS 1992-0025
Charles L. Towne worked for the "Hartford Courant" for forty-seven years, beginning as a reporter in 1930 and retiring as associate editor of the paper in 1977. During his time as the city editor for the paper Towne began to compile an index of all the stories printed by the "Courant," eventually covering news from 1956 to 1985. The papers consist of bound volumes of note cards, indexed alphabetically, and by subject.

Trecker (Harleigh B.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1921-1981
26.9 linear feet
Correspondence, manuscripts, research materials.
Collection Number: MSS 1986-0008
Personal and professional papers of former University Dean of the School of Social Work, located in West Hartford, CT.

Troiani Studio Photograph Collection    Finding Aid

circa 1940
3 linear feet
Photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0126
Collection consists of studio portraits by Troiani Studios of Hartford, Connecticut. The bulk of the portraits are c. 1940.

Trophies Collection (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1909-2008
45 linear feet
Awards, Photographs, Realia.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0231
The collection contains trophies and awards that have been transferred by departments, divisions and student groups.

Turkle (Brinton) Collection    Finding Aid

undated, circa 1981
2 linear feet
Artwork.
Collection Number: MSS 2000-0115
The collection contains the black plate and color plate illustration for p. 27 in "Do Not Open".

Turnbull (Gael) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1965-1973
.1 linear feet
Correspondence, manuscripts.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0216
Letters of Turnbull to Melville Hardiment on personal and literary matters. The collection also includes a few poems and an essay on Basil Bunting (cf. 17 January 1965).

Undergraduate Student Government Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1944-2005
13.2 linear feet
Administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 1987-0009
The collection documents changes in the name and structure of the student government, as well as the different topics and issues the organization addressed.

United Association of Plumbers and Steamfitters of the United States and Canada, Hartford Journeymen and Apprentices, Local 76 Records    Finding Aid

1909-1983
9 linear feet
Financial records, correspondence, strike assessments, dues records.
Collection Number: MSS 1984-0012
Union of Hartford, Connecticut, area plumbers and steamfitters.

United Association of Plumbers and Steamfitters of the United States and Canada, Local 305 Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1934-1974
2.3 linear feet
Administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 1984-0034
Established in 1910 in Norwich, Connecticut; affiliated with the United Association of Journeymen and Apprentices of the Plumbing and Pipefitting Industry of the United States and Canada.

United Auto Workers, Local 1010 Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1957-1988
.75 linear feet
Publications, newsletters.
Collection Number: MSS 2002-0007
Documentation of the relationship between Lycoming Division (Stratford Plant) of the AVCO Manufacturing Corporation and Local 1010 of the International union, United Automobile, Aircraft and Agricultural Implement Workers of America (UAW).

United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners, Local 210 Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1901-1986
4 linear feet
Administrative files, publications, photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 1984-0016
Carpenters union formed in 1892 in the Stamford, Connecticut, area.

United Electrical, Radio & Machine Workers of America, Unity Lodge, Local 251 Records    Finding Aid

1937-1948
2 linear feet
Administrative and financial records.
Collection Number: MSS 2003-0074
Materials associated with the United Electrical, Radio & Machine Workers of America, Unity Lodge, Local 251, which represented workers at the Pratt & Whitney Machine Tools Division of Niles-Bement-Pond in West Hartford, Connecticut, from 1938 to 1948. Collection consists of a membership dues book, a large scrapbook of newspaper clippings and bulletins involving a strike of the union members at the West Hartford plant from March to August 1946, the local's charter, and other administrative records.

University Club Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1960-1968
.5 linear feet
Administrative records, financial records, correspondence, minutes.
Collection Number: MSS19980260
Organized in February 1960, the University Club was created by the merger of two former Faculty Clubs with (dining) facilities in the new "Commons" building. It ceased to exist in the spring of 1968 when its functions were undertaken by the new Faculty-Alumni Center.

University Communications Office Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

1995-1999
2.6 linear feet
Administrative records, Correspondence, Notes, Publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1995-0007
The office of University Communications is responsible for strategic marketing and planning to promote the University's image and enhance its reputation among key local, regional and national audiences. Supporting this endeavor on the Storrs campus are seven units: Design Services, Internet Services, Lodewick Visitors Center, Marketing Services, Multimedia Services, University Events, and University News and Information. The communications office is also the primary source for news and information about the university, and has helped to educate the public about university life and academics.

University Memorabilia Collection (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1881-
60.8 linear feet
Artifacts, Ephemera, Realia.
Collection Number: MSS 1988-0026
The collection contains ephemeral and artifactual materials created, collected, utilized, worn and/or associated primarily with students in conjunction with their experiences at or with the University of Connecticut.

University of Connecticut Educational Properties, Inc. Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1982-1996
18.2 linear feet
Administrative and financial records, correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 2011-0063
The Connecticut Technology Park was a multi-partner development project to provide research and business environment for emerging and established companies located adjacent to the Storrs campus of the University of Connecticut.

University of Connecticut League Records    Finding Aid

1966-2003
2.5 linear feet
Administrative records, financial records and ephemera.
Collection Number: MSS 2002-0098
The collection contains documents related to the administrative, financial, social and cultural functions of the University of Connecticut League from 1966-1998. Founded "to promote social and friendly relations within, and to provide worthwhile service to the University and community," the UConn League has sponsored a variety of social, cultural, and fundraising events for the local and UConn communities and for its own membership.

University of Connecticut Libraries Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1882-
59.15 linear feet
Administrative records, publications, memoranda, reports.
Collection Number: MSS 1989-0024
The University of Connecticut Libraries (UCL) collection contains library office files from 1940-1994, including accession records dating back to 1882. The collection includes the files of university librarians, a staff member, and several directors of the university libraries, as well as meeting minutes, staff and personnel records, and records concerning the construction of Homer Babbidge Library.

University of Connecticut Photograph Collection (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1881-2006
474.8 linear feet
Negatives, Photographic Prints, Postcards, Slides.
Collection Number: MSS 1988-0010
Images of the University of Connecticut and surroundings in a variety of formats.

University of Connecticut Professional Employees Association (UCPEA) Collection (UConn)    Finding Aid

1976-1997
1.3 linear feet
Administrative records, publications, fliers, correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0138
The collection contains administrative records, correspondence, legal documents, financial records, publications, and fliers (pamphlets, handouts, announcements), related to the University of Connecticut Professional Employees Association (UCPEA), which has represented the professional staff at UConn since 1972. UCPEA is the exclusive bargaining agent for more than 1,600 professional staff at UConn.

University Poster Collection (UConn)    Finding Aid

1969-2004
12 linear feet
Posters.
Collection Number: MSS 2000-0040
An artificial collection, identified by format, documenting University of Connecticut events, particularly athletic activities, from 1969-2012.

University Railroad Collection    Finding Aid

undated, 1841-1993
60 linear feet
Administrative records, blueprints, books, bylaws, correspondence, financial records, maps, minutes, notebooks, photcopies, photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0041
This is an artificial collection of publications, timetables, forms, reports, track diagrams and charts, equipment blueprints, maps, drawings and artwork, and photographs almost exclusively associated with the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad and its predecessor railroad lines, gathered from many donors and purchases.

University Scrapbook Collection    Finding Aid

undated, 1884-1981
42 linear feet
Scrapbooks.
Collection Number: MSS 1988-0028
The scrapbooks were created by individuals and entitities associated with the University of Connecticut and maintained as a separate collection because of format requirements. The collection is arranged chronologically, although provenance links are provided.

University Senate Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1929-2000
24.1 linear feet
Minutes, reports, administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 1978-0006
The University Senate is a legislative body responsible for establishing minimum rules and general regulations pertaining to all undergraduate schools and colleges. The collection contains the officials minutes of the organization as well as reports, studies and working materials of the Senate and its associated committees.

Upton (Charles) Papers    Finding Aid

1932-2002
1.75 linear feet
Mansuscripts, correspondence, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 2003-0017
Charles Upton published two volumes of poetry at the age of 19, and despite his relative youth, has been considered a member of the Beat Poet generation ever since. Upton was also involved in peace activism, alternative spiritualities and later in traditionalist metaphysics. This collection contains Upton's writings, poems and correspondence relating to his work.

Vicary (James M.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1936-1967
5.2 linear feet
Correspondence, reports, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0320
James M. Vicary operated his own public polling firm working with clients in the public and private sector. He is best known for his work on subliminal messages in advertising.

Vice President & Chief Financial Officer Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1999-2009
11.7 linear feet
Administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 2010-0001
The Vice President and Chief Financial Officer is responsible for coordinating the development of financial plans, implementing the annual budget, financial reporting, accounting and debt management.

Vice President & Chief Operating Officer Office Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1875-1986
32.25 linear feet
Correspondence, reports, legal records, memoranda.
Collection Number: MSS2006-0171
Office records for the office responsible for the administration of operations and fiscal activities for the University of Connecticut.

Viggiani (Carl) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1938-1996
.15 linear feet
Photographs, broadsides.
Collection Number: MSS 2001-0089
Carl Viggiani, Emeritus Professor of Romance Languages and Literature at Wesleyan University, was a member of a "Spearhead Military Government Team" attached to the 83rd Infantry Division during World War II.

von der Mehden (J. Louis) Papers    Finding Aid

1894-1955
10.5 linear feet
Diaries, personal papers, manuscripts, wax cylinders.
Collection Number: MSS 1979-0019
Personal and professional papers of musician and composer von der Mehden.

Wadleigh (Ralph E.) Photograph Collection    Finding Aid

undated, 1886-1965
.1 linear feet
Photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 2002-0002
The collection consists of 42 photographs of railroad locomotives and scenes related to the Monadnock Northern, the New Haven Railroad, Grand Trunk Railroad, and the Central Vermont Railroad.

Wagner (Jerry) Political Collection    Finding Aid

1969-1978
2.6 linear feet
Clippings, Fliers (Handouts), Correspondence, Administrative Records, Publications, Realia (Buttons), Notes, Ephemera, and Photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 2006-0234
The collection, contirbuted by Judge Jerry Wagner, consists of materials from the political campaigns of Emilio Daddario and Hubert Humphrey and aspects of the political career of Toby Moffet.

Wall (James W.) Photograph Collection    Finding Aid

circa 1930-1980
2 linear feet
Photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 1993-0062
Photographs of railroad cars, cabooses, engines, depots, tracks, and yards, many associated with the New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad and the Central Vermont Railroad.

Wardwell (Walter I.) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1946-1986
4.4 linear feet
Correspondence, personal papers.
Collection Number: MSS 1990-0018
Personal and professional papers of former University professor of Sociology.

Waring (Charles E.) Papers (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1914-1988
1.5 linear feet
Correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS2008-0008
The collection contains correspondence to and from Charles E. Waring and Geraldine H. Waring. Dr. Waring was a professor in the Chemistry Department at the University of Connecticut from 1946 until his retirement in 1979.

Warner (Rex) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1945-1970
1.25 linear feet
Correspondence, manuscripts, notebooks.
Collection Number: MSS 1969-0003
The collection contains manuscripts and typescripts of essays, articles, lectures, translations, reviews, broadcasts and notes pertaining to Warner’s interests in Greece and Greek authors.

Warren (Fred D.) Papers    Finding Aid

1899-1917
.25 linear feet
Correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1976-0003
The collection is, presumably, only a portion of the business correspondence of Fred D. Warren, the managing editor of the Appeal to Reason, a Socialist weekly with the largest circulation in the United States.

Waterbury (CT) Area Immigrant Oral History Collection    Finding Aid

2003-2011
1.5 linear feet/60 PDF files
Oral histories.
Collection Number: MSS2009-0014
The collection consists of transcripts of interviews conducted by students enrolled in Professor Ruth Glasser's history classes as part of the Urban and Community Studies Program on the Waterbury campus of the University of Connecticut. The collection is primarily interviews of immigrants living in Waterbury and nearby towns although some other towns in other parts of Connecticut are also represented. Most of the collection consists of interviews with more recent [post 1965] immigrants but there are a few with immigrants or children of immigrants who came in an earlier era.

Waterbury Campus Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1946-2003
7.4 linear feet
Administrative records, Clippings, Ephmera.
Collection Number: MSS2010-0121
Administrative records, awards, clippings, ephemera, notes, and publications about the programs, activities and history of the Waterbury Regional Campus of the University of Connecticut since its establishment.

Waugh (Albert E.) Papers    Finding Aid

1926-1984
23.25 linear feet
Correspondence, journal.
Collection Number: MSS 1988-0059
Personal and professional papers of former University professor of Agricultural Economics and administrator. Book collection concerning sundials and calendars has been catalogued in HOMER.

Wauregan-Quinebaug Company Records    Finding Aid

1795-1979
206 linear feet
Administrative records, correspondence, general accounts, labor records, sales and shipping records, photographs, architectural drawings, fabric samples.
Collection Number: MSS 1981-0010
The collection includes family records and materials as well as records of the Wauregan Mills, Wauregan Company, Quinebaug Mill, Wauregan-Quinebaug Company, and Wauregan Mills, Inc.

Webster-Doyle (Terrence) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1975-2003
9 linear feet
Correspondence, artwork, manuscripts.
Collection Number: MSS 2004-0028
Dr. Terrence Webster-Doyle is the author of twenty internationally acclaimed, award-winning books. The Collection contains notes, manuscripts and copies of Dr. Webster-Doyle's publications as well as correspondence, publications, and audio-visual materials associated with Dr. Webster-Doyle's programs and publications.

Weil (James L.) Papers    Finding Aid

1963-1980
.15 linear feet
Correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0217
The collection contains correspondence and manuscripts from Cid Corman (46 letters, 1977-1980), Larry Eigner (12 letters, 1 ms, 1978), Ed Sanders (1 ms, 1974), and Diane Wakoski (4 letters, 1963).

Weill (Cynthia) Papers    Finding Aid

2000-2004, 2009-2011
3.3 linear feet
Clippings (information artifacts); Correspondence; Dummies (printed matter); Field notes; Galley proofs; Manuscripts (document genre); Photographs
Collection Number: MSS 2012-0029
Teacher, art historian, and humanitarian assistance worker, Cynthia Weill has published five children's books that help young children learn to read. Since the publication of her first book Weill has worked with artists across the world, using their work for illustrations in her books. Materials in the collection include books, dummies, correspondence, ephemera, illustrations, manuscripts, notes, photographs, and publications. The materials relate to her publications and include all her books, except her first.

Weisgard (Leonard) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1937-2000
187 linear feet
Artwork, Books, Contracts, Correspondence, Drawings, Financial Records, Galley proofs, Illustrations, Manuscripts, Newspapers, Notebooks, Notes, Photocopies, Photographs, Poems, Posters, Publications, School Records, Scrap-Books, Sketches, Speeches, Typescripts.
Collection Number: MSS 2010-0050
The Leonard Weisgard Papers document the creative processes of this award-winning author and illustrator, with his book art, commercial and promotional illustration, correspondence, and an extensive reference material series.

Weiss (Hans) Artwork    Finding Aid

1982-2010
7.75 linear feet
Sketches.
Collection Number: MSS 2014-0003
The collection contains over thirty sketches by artist Hans Weiss.

Wells (Rosemary) Papers    Finding Aid

1991
2 linear feet
Works of art.
Collection Number: MSS 1991-0060
The collection contains the artwork of children's book author and illustrator Rosemary Wells.

Weston Woods Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1974-2004
1 linear foot
Illustrations.
Collection Number: MSS 2004-0141
The collection contains 25 animation celluloids used in the creation of children's filmstrips by the Weston Woods Studio.

Weyler (Valeriano) Papers    Finding Aid

1863-1930
4.5 linear feet
Correspondence, administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 1970-0006
The collection includes administrative, military, and personal correspondence between Valeriano Weyler and several individuals during his years as a public officer of the Spanish Government. There are letters and documents from governors, missionaries, and other officials in the Philippines. Newspaper clippings, military documents and hospital records for his years in Canary Island. It also includes manuscripts, typescripts and reports concerning the activities of the Ten Years War in Cuba, the Carlista War in Spain, the Philippine Guerrillas War, and Barcelona disturbance between 1910 and 1913. Moreover, there are also certificates of merit and offices held by Weyler throughout his career as a Military Attaché in Cuba, Santo Domingo, Haiti, Philippines, Valencia and Catalu?a.

Whalen (Philip) Collection    Finding Aid

1958-1977
.15 linear feet
Correspondence, typescript.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0218
The collection contains a typescript of Whalen’s "Seven Newport Poems" (1958), with textual variations from the published version, accompanied by a letter to Cid Corman (25 October 1958). Also included is a postcard from Whalen to Alan Marlowe (1975), letters to Whalen from Anne Waldman (1975-1977) and Clark Coolidge (1971-1977).

Whaples (Randolph and Beatrice) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1923-1957
5 linear feet
Correspondence, Examinations, Notebooks, Notes.
Collection Number: MSS 1989-0049
Randolph W. Whaples and Beatrice C. H. Whaples graduated from Connecticut Agricultural College in 1927. Mrs. Whaples returned to the University of Connecticut in the mid 1950s and was awarded an M.S. degree in 1957. The collection contains course notes, assignments, papers, quizzes, examinations and similar materials related to the academic career of the Whaples.

Wheeler (Charles A.) Papers    Finding Aid

1886-1926
.15 linear feet
Correspondence, ephemera
Collection Number: MSS 2004-0056
The Charles A. Wheeler Papers contains correspondence and ephemeral materials pertaining to his association with Connecticut Agricultual College, now the University of Connecticut.

Whetten (Nathan L.) Papers    Finding Aid

1932-1998
1 linear foot
Lectures, administrative records, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0131
Professional papers of former University professor of Sociology and Graduate Dean.

WHUS Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1974-1993
6 linear feet
Sound recordings.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0005
The collection contains sound recordings played and/or produced by the student radio station at the University of Connecticut, WHUS.

Wieners (John) Papers    Finding Aid

1958-1986
.75 linear feet
Correspondence, manuscripts.
Collection Number: MSS 1986-0010
The collection consists of correspondence and a few manuscripts.

Wilcox (Ona M.) College of Nursing Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1907-2007
75.25 linear feet
Administrative records, photographs, financial records and correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0018
The Wilcox School of Nursing trained nurses in Middletown, Connecticut from 1908 thorugh 1997.

Wilhelm (Hans) Papers    Finding Aid

1985-2003
3.3 linear feet
Dummies, illustrations, books, works of art, photographs, fliers, posters, ephemera and postcards
Collection Number: MSS 2004-0134
The papers of German born illustrator and children's book author Hans Wilhelm. The papers consist of dummies, illustrations, books (4), works of art, preliminary sketches, photographs, fliers, posters, ephemera (calendars), and postcards related to Wilhelm's book, "Hello Sun!"

Willard (Samuel) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1816
.1 linear feet
Correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 2003-0009
A small collection consisting of photocopies of several letters and one document written by Samuel Willard in 1816.

Willems (Mo) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1965-2007
23.5 linear feet
Artwork, Books, Correspondence, Drawings, Illustrations, Manuscripts, Motion picture film, Notebooks, Notes, Photographs, Publications, Sketches, Videocassettes.
Collection Number: MSS 2008-0032
The collection contains materials dating from Willems' childhood to 2007, with correspondence, artwork, photographs, notes, manuscripts, moving images in the form of films and tapes, toys, fan mail, and publications. There are also several puzzles, sketchbooks, and materials created during his college days. The collection also contains a small drafting table used by Willems and annotated with the books he used the table to create.

Williams (Leander F.) Collection of the Connecticut Mastitis Control Program (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1929-1980
1.5 linear feet
Correspondence, Photographs, Publications
Collection Number: MSS 2014-0016
Documentation of the establishment and research of the Connecticut Mastitis Control Program at the University of Connecticut.

Willimantic Food Co-Op Records    Finding Aid

1972-1994
7.75 linear feet
Administrative records, publications, photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 1991-0061
Formed in the early 1970s as the Willimantic Buyer’s Club in Willimantic, Connecticut, as a private pre-order food buying organization.

Wolf (Herman) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1926-1981
117 linear feet
Administrative records, correspondence, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1985-0008
The collection reflects Mr. Wolf's interest in Connecticut and national politics through his public relations firm, Herman Wolf Associates. He was also Executive Vice President of the Design Science Institute (Washington, D.C.) for a brief time.

Wolk (Elliot S.) Papers    Finding Aid

1961-1985
2.6 linear feet
Correspondence, reports.
Collection Number: MSS 1988-0002
The papers in this collection document Wolk’s membership on the Faculty Advisory Committee to the Board of Higher Education from 1977-1983. The papers include data on such subjects as the unionization of faculty and the reorganization plans for higher education in Connecticut.

Wollman (Solomon) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1951-1969
.25 linear feet
Memoranda, reports, photographs.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0235
The collection contains memoranda, papers and reports collected by Solomon Wollman, photographer for the University of Connecticut (-).

Women's Basketball Perfect Season Collection (UConn)    Finding Aid

1994-2003
6.8 linear feet
Awards, Ephemera, Notes, Posters, Publications, Realia.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0289
The collection contains publications, posters, awards and realia collected to document the UConn Women's Basketball teams' "Perfect Seasons."

Women's Center Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

1970-1989
2.6 linear feet
Books, clippings, correspondence, legal records, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 2006-0175
The University of Connecticut's Women's Center collection is comprised of books, correspondence, notes, fliers, clippings, publications, legal records, and transcripts. The center serves the needs of a diverse cross section of students on campus, and has provided counseling services, operated crisis centers, and brought awareness to numerous issues facing gay, African American, and divorced students, in addition to helping the victims of discrimination, assault, and rape.

Women's Club of Storrs Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1933-2008
6.5 linear feet
Administrative records.
Collection Number: MSS 1992-0028
Begun as the College Club in 1903, the Women's Club of Storrs was established to promote literary and social culture.

Women's Studies Program Records (UConn)    Finding Aid

undated, 1979-2007
.75 linear feet
Administrative records, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 2008-0003
The Women's Studies Program at the University of Connecticut began in 1974 and was the first formal program of its kind in the state. The collection consists of Connecticut Humanities Council grant files, administrative records, announcement, fliers and publications.

Woodbridge (CT) Vote Registration Records    Finding Aid


5 linear feet
Voter registration cards.
Collection Number: MSS 2000-0132
This collection has not yet been organized for unassisted research use. Researchers wishing to access this collection must make prior arrangements with the Curator before visiting Archives & Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center.

Woodhouse (Chase Going) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1900-1984
97.3 linear feet
Correspondence, reports, speeches, and publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1983-0009
The collection reflects Mrs. Woodhouse’s activities and interests including family and women’s issues, service to the state of Connecticut and people in her community, and her professional life.

Woodmansee (Stanley D., Jr.) Papers    Finding Aid

1945-1995
5.25 linear feet
Correspondence, scores, manuscripts, notes.
Collection Number: MSS 2002-0034
A graduate of the University of Connecticut (B.A., 1951) and the University of Texas--Austin (M.A.), had a long career in all aspects of music and musicology, including teaching, writing, performing, conducting and directing.

World Education Fellowship Records    Finding Aid

1969-1992
3.1 linear feet
Administrative and financial records, publications, photographs, correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1994-0011
The collection contains administrative records, correspondence, fliers, notes, and transcripts related to the World Education Fellowship from 1969-1992.

World Federalist Association, Mansfield (Connecticut) Chapter Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1948-1993
3.5 linear feet
Administrative records, correspondence, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1989-0006
Office files of the Connecticut Chapter from the 1940s through the 1980s. Contains printed materials on the arms race, nuclear winter, and star wars.

Wright (Wynna) Collection    Finding Aid

undated
2 linear feet
Sketches.
Collection Number: MSS 1999-0118
The collection contains small pencil, ink and watercolor sketches of women, doll clothes and other small images on cards, envelops and strips of paper.

Xuma (A. B.) Papers    Finding Aid

1917-1960
7 rolls of microfilm
Microfilm.
Collection Number: MSS 2000-0143
Microfilm copies of manuscript collection located at the University of Witwatersrand (Johannesburg, South Africa). Papers of anti-apartheid activist A. B. Xuma.

Yankelovich (Daniel) Papers    Finding Aid

1959-1994
50.5 linear feet
Correspondence, reports, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1995-0027
Daniel Yankelovich is a noted social researcher and public opinion analyst who worked in both universities. He was the found of Yankelovich, Skelly, & White, a well-known public polling firm and created what is now the Times/CBS Poll.

Young (Ed) Papers    Finding Aid

1939-1997
100 linear feet
Artwork.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0132
The collection contains preliminary and original art created by Young and used in the publication of children's books. A few pieces of correspondence are included in the collection. Some of the pieces are framed or under Plexiglas.

Young (William B.) Collection of the Connecticut Company    Finding Aid

undated, 1872-2012
12 linear feet
Blueprints, correspondence, maps, notes, photographs, postcards, reports.
Collection Number: MSS 2012-0077
The collection consists of correspondence, maps, photographic images, car rosters, administrative reports, and other materials about trolley and street railroad cars and the history of the Connecticut Company, which controlled fourteen divisions of street railroad companies across the state of Connecticut from 1905 to 1948. These documents were collected by William B. Young who compiled this information for a comprehensive database about the company's trolley cars.

Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) of Greater Hartford Records    Finding Aid

undated, 1867-1988
38.45 linear feet
Administrative records, correspondence.
Collection Number: MSS 1991-0024
The records of the YWCA of Greater Hartford document its growth and evolution as a service organization for women from its inception in 1866 through the early 1980s.

Zallinger (Jean Day) Papers    Finding Aid

undated, 1969-1994
12 linear feet
Artwork, dummies, proofs.
Collection Number: MSS 1997-0077
Collection consists of Ms. Zallinger’s original artwork for more than 20 books. In addition to the original art, collection contains a number of book dummies, publisher’s proofs, and print editions for a few of the titles.

Ziner (Feenie) Papers    Finding Aid

1933-1988
10.5 linear feet
Administrative records, Books, Clippings (information artifacts), Correspondence, Ephemera, Manuscripts, Maps, Notes, Photographs, Publications, Scrapbooks, Sound recordings.
Collection Number: MSS 1998-0220
The personal and professional papers of Feenie Ziner, author and professor of English at the University of Connecticut. Materials include fan mail, personal and public correspondence, teaching notes, published and unpublished manuscripts, and personal planners, calenders, and notes.

Zolot (Norman) Papers    Finding Aid

1940-1980
42.0 linear feet
Legal records, publications.
Collection Number: MSS 1991-0003
Attorney of Hamden, Connecticut, who served as the chief counsel for the Connecticut State Labor Council (now the Connecticut AFL-CIO) beginning in 1949. Collection consists of lawyer's case files concerning labor disputes, information about Zolot's work with the New England Teamsters Pension Fund from 1975 to 1978, legal and court documents concerning a labor dispute between United Aircraft Corporation and the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers, Aeronautical Industrial District Lodge 91, and printed literature.